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Being truly present with our families
From a blog by Bacon from Acorns
Constitutive of a happy and satisfied life is living in the presence of those we love. Consistently.
The value to a family of reading
From an article by CNN
Reading aloud has been found to be significantly beneficial to both children and their parents.
Fostering empathy in children
From a blog by Famly
It’s easy to ask children of any age to apologise, and preparing children to understand why apologies matter is a crucial part of their development.
Reasons to prioritise Early Years
From a blog by Nesta
Early Years development is at the heart of social mobility. The reasons underscore the importance of focusing on ideas and interventions that can impact child outcomes as soon as possible.
Window of tolerance
A video from Beacon House
An insightful video by Beacon House which explains how a child with many adverse childhood experiences swings from fight/flight to freeze/collapse; and what adults can do to help
The power of touch
Touch sends a powerful message – it can do and say much more than words ever could.
From a video by Daniel Lara and Rafa Mendes
The example we set for our children - how we choose to lead our lives - is much, much more important than what we say.
Parents now spend twice as much time with their children as 50 years ago
From an article in the Economist
With the exception of France, parents these days spend a lot more time with their offspring - especially fathers. Britain is one of the leading countries.
What makes families resilient?
From research by Dr Marshall Duke
Children who know a lot about their family tend to be more resilient and therefore have better chances for good outcomes when faced with challenges.
Reducing reoffending by keeping mothers and children together
From a blog by Pew Research
Diverting women from prison and keeping families together can save money and help break the intergenerational cycle of incarceration.
The Connective Parenting Conference 2018 - Crawley
@The Arora Hotel, Southgate Avenue, Crawley, West Sussex RH10 6LW
Do you may feel like your child is in control at home, and you don't know how to change it? Is the tension at home putting stress on your marriage and leaving you with a life that isn't what you imagined? Do school transitions or even just day to day life have a huge impact on your child's anxiety levels? This conference has been designed with you in mind.
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