In all aspects of parenting open lines of communication with our children are vital, from preschool children through to our teenagers making the transition to adulthood. In this Webinar, Mary considers the importance of how we communicate with our children and offers practical advice for parents on how to communicate in a positive and proactive manner. She also considers the child’s internal voice, and how to support them to develop a growth mindset, with an inner voice that helps them to reach their full potential.
Dr Mary O'Kane is a Lecturer in Psychology, Early Childhood Studies and Education. Her research interests include childhood transitions; self esteem and wellbeing, and the value of play. She runs a monthly Parenting Slot on Ireland AM discussing a broad range of parenting and childhood issues while also responding to viewers parenting queries. She is also a regular contributor to the Alison Curtis Show on Today FM. She gives public talks on a range of topics related to child wellbeing, parenting, and education, and is well known for her humorous down to earth approach.
Course Duration and Delivery
Public Training This is a 2h course when delivered as public training or webinar