We all have a profile of temperament from which our personality develops. Temperament consists of the inherited, hard-wired behavioral and emotional responses we have to the world around us. When there is a poor fit, we stress. When there is a good fit, we thrive. There are ways to help when the traits are not a good fit for a situation. Here is where to learn.
The Brain and Children/Teens
There is a layer above temperament that affects a child's growth, development, and social-emotional growth. This is the brain. These trainings will explore how differences in brain development and growth affects a child's/teen's ability to grow and thrive in the world.
The Effect of the World They Live In
Children and teens are affected by their homes, their friends, their schools, and their communities. This can lead to a great life or one full of struggles.
Coaching for Parents & Professionals
Sometimes a little extra help to develop a different means of seeing and interacting with children and teens can make an immense improvement in how you get along. Coaching does that through providing you with guidance in how to develop more effective plans and interventions.
Understanding How Children Learn
The field of education research has been growing rapidly over the last couple of decades. But it hasn't all made it to the classrooms. It also hasn't been linked to the rest of who the child is as thoroughly as needed for the classroom teacher. This is an area that is highlighted here.