Toolbox Baby and Toddler Years
Parenting your baby or toddler comes with a surprising amount of unexpected challenges! Sleep deprivation, strong-willed 2-year-olds, picky eaters and food flying everywhere!
Over six weeks, we’ll cover all of this and more with plenty of opportunities for discussion and questions. With the collective wisdom in the room right now (including your own) we’re sure you’ll come out the other end feeling confident and ready to tackle the baby and toddler years with your kids.
What we'll cover
- Different Parenting Styles
- Understanding your child
- Setting Boundaries
- Love and Connection
Session 1: The Foundation of Love
Session one is all about getting the foundations right. We'll explore what warm, loving relationships look like and how important it is for us to value ourselves and our role as parents.
Session 2: Parents
We'll look at the different parenting styles and discover which style we use most. We'll also unpack the tools needed to shift parenting styles and take care of ourselves along the way.
Session 3: Stronger, Deeper, Closer
Session three is about helping us understand our children and the impact that our home atmosphere has on our kids. We'll also look at the wonderful world of play and provide some fantastic ideas for whānau fun.
Session 4: Heart-led Parenting
Let's tackle big feelings and explore ways we can deeply connect with our kids and learn to listen to their emotions.
Session 5: Loving Discipline
We'll unpack discipline and provide some tools for setting and maintaining great family boundaries.
Session 6: Putting it All Together
Let's put it all together. An opportunity to reflect on what we've learned and look at the future of our whānau with hope and optimism.
Dates & Locations
Catholic Social Services - Dunedin
- Start Date:
- 03 Nov 2021
- End Date:
- 08 Dec 2021
- 19:00 PM - 21:00 PM
- Catholic Social Services
Cost & Payment
Toolbox costs $75 per person or register as a couple and pay $110 for two.
If paying for Toolbox is going to be a barrier for you to attend, please get in touch.