Did you miss this month's Pinwheel? Not to worry! You can listen to the audio below:
27 March 2017 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Sunrise Banquet and Conference Centre
5640 188th Street
at highway #10
, British Columbia
49° 6' 16.8516" N, 122° 42' 12.2328" W
Family Smart presents the 8th Annual Fraser Forum, Coaching Tips for Childhood Anxiety, on Monday, March 27th has opened and spaces are filling up!
Please join Jane Beaumont, Certified Canadian Counsellor, CCPA, and a FamilySmartTM Youth and Parent panel to
8 March 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
David Thompson Secondary School Auditorium
1755 East 55th Avenue
, British Columbia
49° 13' 16.2192" N, 123° 4' 14.052" W
Anxiety is one of the leading issues among children and teens today. It can happen anywhere and takes on many forms including worrying, obsessions, compulsions, phobias and other perplexing behaviours.
Special guest speakers, Dr. Keyvan Hadad (pediatrician), and Dr. Deb MacNamara (clinical counsellor), will come together to provide fresh perspectives on anxiety.
Ringing in the New Year can look very different for many people. I took a moment to reflect on this after conversations had with family, friends, and colleagues over the past 2 weeks and asking the question “what’s going on for you at the start of this new year?”Read More
This is a video recording of Dr. Linda Uyeda's presentation: The Art of Raising Resilient Children. In this presentation, you’ll learn: how early life experiences shape the developing brain, how secure attachment relationships and mindfulness practices can improve learning, anxiety, relationship skills, focus and concentration in our children, how mindfulness can improve our own health and well-being as caring adults who support children and youth.
It’s the morning after Halloween, and tired kids everywhere, still crashing from their sugar highs, are headed off to school. Hopefully everyone has had a fun and safe Halloween- but not too safe. After all, what is Halloween if not a time to help kids test their limits of fear? Read More
I am generally a positive person. For most of my life when I’d experience setbacks or encounter challenges I’d say to myself, what’s the opportunity here? And I can say that in my professional life I still take this approach daily. As a parent however, that is a different story. It is a constant work-in-progress to practice this, to live this.Read More