Posts Tagged "parenting"

Building Strong Relationship: A Workshop for Adoptive and Foster Families

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Building Strong Relationship: A Workshop for Adoptive and Foster Families

Leave with a new energy and some new ideas on how to engage your child in a more playful and loving relationship! Expert Dafna Lender, LCSW, Certified Theraplay Therapist, Trainer and Supervisor, shares practical techniques to help you to respond to behavior, attachment and trauma issues using The Theraplay Institute’s attachment-based parenting approach proven to strengthen family bonds. The all-day, interactive workshop is held in Evanston from 9-5pm on Saturday, April 9, 2015. Family caregivers and pre-adoptive parents welcome. Professionals can attend with clients or independently. Come...

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Caring for African American Girls’ Hair

Posted by on Jan 27, 2016 in | 0 comments

Do you have questions about how to care for your child’s hair? Join us for a “hands on” seminar. Participants will learn basic hair care techniques such as shampooing, conditioning and hair styling. Instructors will also provide information about the differences between naturally textured hair styles (such as braids, twists and afros) versus chemically treated hair styles (such as relaxers and texturizers), appropriate hair tools and accessories for naturally textured hair. Together we will learn a step-by-step plan for protecting and caring for our children’s hair....

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