Parenting topics to be highlighted in WorkLife Programs course offerings

January 26, 2012

Check out the WorkLife Programs classes coming up in the next few weeks, and register to get some valuable information on family relationships from Purdue and community experts.

Mealtime: Promoting Family Wellness
Jan 30. 12:10-12:50 p.m. Stewart Center, Room 313.
Families in today's society lead busy lives and are constantly on the go. For many families, the family meal is consequently becoming a thing of the past. How often do today's families eat together? Do family meals matter? What are the benefits of eating meals together? Come learn what mealtime can do for children and families, and learn how to get back to the table. Discover ways to encourage others to honor family meals.

Parents Raising Safe Kids: Understanding Your Child's Behavior
Feb. 2. 12:10-12:50 p.m. Stewart Center, Room 318.
Why do children do what they do at certain ages? Learn to recognize your child's needs as he/she grows and develops. Find out what you can do to encourage and support their growth.

Parent Roundtable: Loving Your Terrible Two
Feb. 14. 12:10-12:50 p.m. Stewart Center, Room 318.
Maybe two doesn't have to be so terrible. Laugh and learn how to survive this notorious developmental stage.

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