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Just for Dads... the nuts and bolts of parenting

Are you looking for ways to build a strong relationship with your child? Are you looking for concrete and practical ways to build your child’s self-esteem? Do you wonder how to set reasonable behaviour limits for your child?

Under the expert direction of Tim Paquette at Family Services Ottawa, this six-week course offers an informative and interactive exploration of the challenges and opportunities facing fathers parenting.

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You're not the boss of me...

What is “typical” behaviour for children in this age group?
How can I help my child build self-esteem?
How can I set reasonable behaviour limits for my child?

Under the expert direction of Joanne Boyd at Family Services Ottawa, this five-week course offers an informative and interactive exploration of the challenges and opportunities facing parents of children aged 0 to 12.

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Anxiety Prevention for Children 7-9 yrs

FRIENDS for Life is an evidence-based prevention program proven to be effective in building emotional resilience and teaching strategies that are practical and useful for coping with times of worry and change. These are important skills that can help children cope with stress which they can use throughout their life.

The FRIENDS program was developed by Dr. Paula Barrett, a clinical child psychologist in Australia www.friendsprograms.com and is being used in schools and clinics around the world.

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