Attached at the Heart Parenting Program
Providing Everything You Need To Prepare for Parenting
Increase parental confidence and positive parenting skills-including positive discipline
Understand how emotional regulation of the parent and child affects the capacity for trust and relateability
Increase capacity to "withstand or recover quickly from difficult situations"
Why take this class?
This program provides specific tools to help parents learn more about child development, neuroscience, and positive discipline. Over time, parents learn to trust their own intuitive knowledge as well as their child's. This will ultimately build a foundation that will strengthen parent-child attachment.
Curriculum training also provides child advocates and professionals with much-needed insight into childrearing.
Increase knowledge of attachment theory
Increase knowledge of building a secure attachment and resilience in children
Identify eight research-informed principles and related positive strategies for implementing the practical application of attachment theory in daily childrearing
The Eight Principles
- Prepare yourself for pregnancy, birth, and parenting
- Feed with love and respect
- Responding with sensitivity
- Use nurturing touch
- Ensure safe sleep physically and emotionally
- Provide consistent, loving care
- Practice positive discipline
- Strive for balance