A 6 week parenting program to help parents of children aged 6 – 14 to set a good example of coping with anxiety, coach their children to become more emotionally resilient, and develop a tool box of strategies and choose the most effective to respond to their child’s anxiety.
Session 1: Anxiety – what is it and how does it develop?
Session 2: Promoting emotional resilience in children.
Session 3: Modeling and the way children think.
Session 4: The way you behave – avoidance and exposure.
Session 5: Parental strategies for responding to children’s anxiety – avoidance and exposure and constructive problem solving – how to promote it and maintain gains.
This program is in partnership with Spruce Grove FCSS.
Childcare (ages 0 – 5) spaces available.
Registration is required.