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Believing in the value of connecting with and educating the community, the IDEALS staff offers workshops that meet community needs. We offer workshops in Frankfort, KY, for couples, step-families, parents, and singles. We also provide on-site workshops for churches, agencies, and community events in a brief one-hour program, a one day workshop, or a series of weekly sessions. Contact us with questions about workshop availabilities.

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Parents: Mastering the Mystery of Play

December 14, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

| $1 - $65
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Play is such an important part of children’s lives and development. Parents can help children develop emotional and interpersonal skills by spending even 30 minutes a week playing with each child in a special way.   Based on the book, Mastering the Mystery of Play, this workshop for parents of children aged 3-10 teaches seven skills from child-centered play therapy that can enable adults to help them develop emotional self-control and skills for effective problem solving.  During post-workshop individually-coached play sessions with your children, you then learn how to adapt the Magic of Play methods to your child’s needs.

Child-centered play techniques are especially helpful for families dealing with:

  • Separation
  • Divorce
  • Adoption
  • Foster Care or
  • Death of a loved one.

This special play training is also helpful for children who are:

  • Easily frustrated
  • Closed-off – Shy
  • Socially isolated
  • Acting out or
  • Exploding in tantrums.

Parent Workshop Registration

Details

Date:
December 14, 2013
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$1 - $65
Event Category:

Venue

Frankfort Office
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
Phone:
502-227-0055