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Dec 20 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Emotional Wellness – Week 3
What activities, practices, or “family wellness tools” enhance your emotional wellness as a family?
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Dec 19 2016
NEW BILINGUAL PROGRAM at MHA
MHA is proud to announce a new, bilingual program for parents, Growing in Families. This program will provide parents with tools that will help them to develop parenting skills to make communication a better source of education and to identify ...
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Dec 13 2016
Maters Helping All Parents: Emotional Wellness – Week 2
"The real meditative practice is to open up to the full range of what happens in life.  And parenting is a fantastic arena for doing that kind of spiritual training. It's as much a potential door to enlightenment as anything ...
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Dec 6 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Emotional Wellness – Week 1
What is emotional wellness? Let’s start by talking about what it is NOT. Emotional wellness does not mean that we will always be happy. It does not mean that we will live a life free of problems or sorrows.  Emotional ...
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Nov 22 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Conflicts for Positive Change – Week 4
"Mistakes are opportunities to learn." – Dr. Jane Nelson, Positive Discipline. http://blog.positivediscipline.com/2012/03/mistakes-are-wonderful-opportunities-to.html
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Nov 15 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Conflicts for Positive Change – Week 3
Share a story of successful conflict management in your home. How did you and your child connect through conflict?
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Nov 8 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Conflicts for Positive Change Week 2
"By asking questions we help our children make observations about their behavior. This is much more effective than preaching sermons, delivering lectures, or giving consequences." – Dr. Dan Siegel, No Drama Discipline http://www.huffingtonpost.com/daniel-j-siegel-md/no-drama-discipline_b_5646583.html? Click here for .pdf of the same. ...
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Nov 1 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Conflicts For Positive Change Week 1
Conflict management in our homes happens successfully when we are prepared and mindful. Considering our options before, during, and after a conflict is the key to success. Check out the Ulster County System of Care’s video: Practical Tips to Reduce ...
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Oct 25 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Cultural Competency Week 4
HERE ARE FOUR (4) TIPS TO HELP YOU BE CULTURAL COMPETENT: Awareness-Being aware of your personal reactions to those who are different than you Attitude-Being aware of your cultural biases and beliefs while also closely looking at your beliefs and ...
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Oct 18 2016
Matters Helping All Parents: Cultural Competency Week 3
Please share your success stories navigating cultural competency with your child/ren!
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