How can you help your child manage their emotions so they cope well with disappointment and in stressful situations?
Erin Tebben, early childhood mental health consultant at Nationwide Children’s Hospital will share strategies that will allow your children to recognize positive and negative emotions – and deal with them in a healthy way. The evening will begin with prayer and reflection led by Sister Teresa Tuite, OP. This presentation is geared for parents of children in sixth grade and under.
The seminar will cover:
- Recognizing, understanding and
- Expressing feelings safely
- Developing a positive outlook
- Building coping skills
- Dealing with negative feelings and tough situations
- Managing stressful life events
The seminar is an informal presentation with time for reflection, discussion and questions. It will give you an introduction to the Triple P program and positive parenting strategies, and some great ideas to take home and try out with your family right away.
November 8, 2018 7:00 – 8:30 pm
About the Speaker
Erin Tebben is a licensed professional clinical counselor and early childhood mental health consultant. She has worked with children and their families for more than ten years in a variety of settings including child welfare, mental health and prevention programs. Erin feels passionately about the power of parenting and works to ensure that parents have the skills and resources they need to feel confident and competent as they do this most important job.
“These are issues that are affecting our youth here at St. Brigid, but I’m confident that if we build awareness and learn about these risks we will protect our children. Your support and awareness is how we make our community stronger.”Monsignor Hendricks
Past Event Resources
Crucial Conversations 3.0, April 2018
Article from Lisa Leonard – It Was Beautiful
Article from Your OT – The silent tragedy affecting today’s children
Article from NY Times – The family stories that bind us
PowerPoint from Megan Bouscher, OT
Take Home Messages from Dr. Ali Carine
Intro & Prayer from Sister Teresa Tuite, OP
Past Event Resources
Crucial Conversations 2.0, September 2017
Laura Lewis – Teen Lifestyle Wheel
Laura Lewis – Ways to Foster and Grow Positive Student Mental Health
Laura Lewis – Q&A session notes
Officer Chuck Collier – Social Media Apps
Officer Bruce McKenna – Netsmartz Tech Tips
Sara Harrison Mills – Technology Addictions