When single parents are able to meet their own needs as well as their childrens, the family is in harmony and everyone grows.
This positive new bestselling program, featuring real-life experiences of diverse parents from different backgrounds, teaches single parents how to best care for their children while also caring for themselves using proven parenting strategies.
Volume 1: Creating a Healthy Life for Yourself – Discusses the specific needs and challenges of single parents, and encourages them to prioritize their child and his or her needs, while still maintaining interests and activities of their own. Viewing time: 30 minutes. Sections include:
- Work and Child Care
- The Parent as a Person
Volume 2: Creating a Healthy Life for Your Child – Focuses on the childs experience in a single-parent family. It looks at the varying needs of children from birth through adolescence and offers strategies for meeting those needs. Viewing time: 30 minutes. Sections include:
- Your Toddler and Young Child
- The People in Your Childs Life
- Home Life
- Your Older Child
- Co-Parenting and Your Child
Available in English and Spanish versions (please see the Product Option box above). The English version is closed-captioned. Suitable for ages 13 to adult. DVD format only. 2009.