This post has been updated to reflect the resources, shared by the guest speaker, Psychotherapist and Executive Coach, Cynthia Rousso, during the Parent Education webinar on Thursday, January 14 at 6:30 pm.
VIDEO: ON EMPATHY (SHOWN IN WEBINAR)
VIDEO: ON LISTENING, NOT SOLVING (SHOWN IN WEBINAR)
Also, during the session Ms. Rousso shared the following resources:
- Daniel Goleman – “Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ”
- Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish – “How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk”
- Lisa Damour, Ph. D. “Untangled – Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood“ (although geared towards parents of teen girls, Ms. Rousso recommends this book warmly for all parents)
During this online session, Cynthia Rousso, Psychotherapist, and Executive Coach will explain why emotional intelligence matters now more than ever. She will provide parents with methods to help their children:
There will also be time for questions after the presentation.This presentation will be held online. The Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the presentation.
- enhance problem-solving
- tolerate disappointment
- become more self-aware
- improve social relationships
Cynthia Rousso BioCynthia Rousso is a dual US and UK national and she has lived and worked in London for the last 20 years, previously living in the US, Germany, France, and Russia. Cynthia has a special interest in supporting parents to help their children make meaningful change for a better life and has previously lectured widely to educational, medical, and business professionals on a range of topics including effective mental health treatment, eating disorders, multi-disciplinary teams, and progressive education. You can read more about her at www.roussoconsulting.com.