Parenting the Second Time Around Workshop
Join Project GRANDD as we work together using an award-winning curriculum created by Cornell University for relative caregivers raising children. Topics include: child development, discipline,
caring for oneself as a caregiver, rebuilding a family, living with teens, legal issues and advocacy. PASTA is a FREE 8-week enrichment program.
Workshop 1: It Wasn't Supposed To Be Like This -(identifying and reflecting ambivalent feelings about changing roles, identifying helpful community resources)
Workshop 2: Getting to Know You - (child development, individual differences, journals)
Workshop 3: Rebuilding a Family - (adult/child interactions, grief, and loss, relating to your adult child, solution-focused problem solving)
Workshop 4: Discipline is Not a Dirty Word, But It May Look Different Today- (characteristics of effective discipline, establishing a discipline style, addressing high-risk behaviors)
Workship 5: Legal Concerns of Relatives of Raising Children - (legal issues including custody, visitation, child support)
Workshop 6: Standing up for Grandparents/Grandchildrens Right - (advocacy, negotiating systems, connecting with community programs)
Workshop 7: Grandparents and Teens Living Together- (key points in adolescent development and realistic expectations for behavior)
Workshop 8: Grandparents and Teens Living Together- (indicators of high-risk behavior and strategies and resources to help)
How to Receive Services
2020 PASTA Fulton Workshop Schedule
Thursdays (8 weeks)
If you are a grandparent taking care of a grandchild with any kind of disability or chronic illness, contact us to connect with Project GRANDD.
Please fill out this form or call Laura Wells, LCSW at 404-303-5126
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