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Parenting with Dignity-Picking up This Ball Is a Victory for All

October 16, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm


G.E.A.R. Parent Network invites you to pick up the ball and run with it through a multi-part parenting education course developed by Mac Bledsoe, father of a celebrated New England Patriots’ quarterback. Parenting with Dignity helps parents learn effective techniques for raising responsible, independent children. Occurring virtually on two consecutive Saturdays with one hour for lunch break. Topics include:
Session 1: A Model of Human Performance and Five Rules for Parents – Saturday, October 16th 9-3 p.m.
Session 2: Discipline, Deciding what you Want-Part 1 and 2 – Saturday, October 16th 9-3 p.m.
Session 3: Sending a Constant Message of Love–Part 1 and 2 – Saturday, October 16th Part 1 9-3 p.m.; October 23rd Part 2 9-3 p.m.
Session 4: Teaching Your Values to Your Kids and Goal Setting – Saturday, October 23rd 9-3 p.m.
Session 5: The Reasons Punishment Doesn’t Work – Saturday, October 23rd 9-3 p.m.

About the G.E.A.R. Parent Network:

The G.E.A.R. Parent Network, a program of Crisis & Counseling Centers, is the place where Gaining Empowerment Allows Results. G.E.A.R. is run by parents for parents providing services for parents of children with emotional and behavioral health concerns.

Through parent-to-parent sharing of experiences and knowledge, G.E.A.R. Parent Network empowers parents of children with behavioral health needs to build on their family’s strengths and to advocate for their family’s needs.


October 16, 2021
9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Diane Bouffard, CFPS, Team Leader & Regional Family Support Coordinator


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