Parent Support Series

The Parent Support Series equips parents with essential parenting skills that will enable them to support their children’s educational journey.

 

Why Daddies Matter

The role of a father is changing into one that is more involved and nurturing. The global fathering movement is backed by science that has found the father to be essential and irreplaceable. In this module, we will explore the following: Who does an involved father benefit? What could prevent a father from bonding with his children? How fatherhood is good for dads. How fathers can develop intimacy with their children through being aware.

Duration: 2 hrs

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Digital Parenting

Digital devices have invaded our lives and have taken our children captive. Parents worry that their children will become addicted to the Internet due to excessive use. Are their concerns warranted? This module will also examine the following: How has the digital era changed parenting? What do experts say about children’s device use? How can parents help children moderate their device use?

Duration: 2 hrs

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Hope for the Busy Parent

With more than seventy percent of Singaporean families being dual-earners, time is one thing parents are running short of. This has resulted in the feelings of Mum and Dad guilt. Is there a way to make every minute you spend with your children Quality Time? In this module, you will learn the 3 Ingredients to Quality Time. You will also discover the different types of involvement you can have with your children and the things that can hinder them.

Duration: 2 hrs

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Parenting that Works

The authoritative style of parenting is preferred over the authoritarian, the indulgent, and the indifferent styles. It has been found to produce the best child development outcomes in the long run. The authoritative parenting style is not rocket science. There are only 5 keys to it and they will be revealed in this module.

Duration: 2 hrs

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Parenting as a Team

Believe it or not, there are many similarities between a beach volleyball team and the parenting team. In this module, you will learn what is the secret to a championship beach volleyball team and how you can apply those principles to make yours a winning parenting team.

Duration: 2 hrs

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No-drama Discipline

Parents want their children to behave well but it does not always happen. Why haven’t the usual ways parents have used to correct their children’s bad behaviour not worked? How can parents avoid the drama whenever they try to discipline their children. The key is to understand what is happening in the child’s brain and how to help the child to learn to manage their emotions better.

Duration: 2 hrs

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Understanding Your Teen

Adolescence is a challenging phase that parents wish would be over as soon as possible. But adolescence should not be something to be dreaded but taken advantage of. It is the Age of Opportunity if you understand what is happening to your child during this period of time. This module will help you better support your child prepare for adulthood.

Duration: 2 hrs

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