By Michael H. Popkin, Ph.D.
#8028 This set of 6 stand-alone videos provides parents with the skills they need to meet the challenges of parenting in today’s turbulent society. It is designed for parents of children ages 5 to 12. Available in English or Spanish. Running time is 14 to 24 minutes each.
Six videos in the series include:
- The Active Parent
Learn about issues facing today’s kids; explore different parenting styles; discover what parents can control and what they can influence; learn about mutual respect and the method of choice.
- Cooperation & Communication
Problem-solving for kids and parents; communication blocks; active communication skills; feelings and empathy.
- Responsibility & Discipline
Master proven, nonviolent discipline techniques that also teach responsibility; discover how to use effective “I” messages; discover the value of logical consequences and how to use them.
- Building Courage & Self-Esteem
Learn how the Think-Feel-Do Cycle affects a child’s courage and self-esteem; explore the five goals of behavior; harnessing the power of encouragement.
- Understanding and Redirecting Misbehavior
Learn why children misbehave; identifying and handling power struggles; dealing with anger; using the “FLAC” method to solve problems.
- Active Parenting for School Success
Seven Smart Things for School Success; structuring homework time; preventing the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs; making decisions as a team with family talks.
English or Spanish (please specify). Can purchase separately for $95.95 each. SPECIALS: Complete set of 6 videos (plus downloadable discussion guidelines and reproducible Parent’s Tips Sheets for each video) for $499.00; expand to “Standard Program Kit” which also includes 170 minutes of video on 1 PowerPoint with embedded video or 2 DVDs + nonvideo PowerPoint, 1 Leader’s Guide, 1 Parent’s Guide, 1 Parent’s Workbook, 1 sample Parent Certificate, 1 Key Points Magnet, 2 Course Announcement Posters, and downloadable Research Management Tools for only $599.00.