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Arnaum also provides informative, inspirational presentations. She has presented for Kindergartens, Community groups, and Parenting/ Birthing related seminars. Her aim is to inform her audience in a relaxed manner, encouraging group participation.

The Topics listed are usually presented within a 1 to 2 hour time frame. These topics can also be adapted to relate to groups of parents with children of varying ages.

Several subjects can be facilitated in to a half or full day seminar. Arnaum is very happy to accommodate Professional Workshops and Group requirements.

Please contact Arnaum for further details and her fee schedule. Following are the topics that she covers:

CONSCIOUS PARENTING

  • For Parents with children of all ages.
  • This presentation offers guidance and resources that will enhance Parental self-esteem.
  • Steps on how to empower your parenting style, with clarity in communication and successful leadership skills.
  • Awareness of how our own life experiences, and the way we were parented, affect our role as a parent.
  • Build confidence and authenticity in your parenting role.

CREATE A SUPPORTIVE COMMUNITY

  • For Parents with young children.
  • This information will enhance your family’s growth.
  • Offer resources to help you create the support you desire for yourself and your children.
  • How to source and build support within your local community.
  • This subject is useful for families who have moved to a new area, and may not have family around them.

ADJUST TO YOUR PARENTING ROLE

  • For Parents of early to late adolescence children.
  • Suggestions on how to nurture and encourage your child’s independence as they grow and mature.
  • Important steps on how to make the transition from parent to coach and advisor as they move into the next stage of their development.

ALL OVER AGAIN

  • For care giving Grandparents.
  • Information to assist Grandparents who are ‘part time’ parents/carers.
  • Understanding the next generation and how parenting styles have changed.
  • Incorporating the value of “old style “parenting for children of today.

SLEEPING LIKE A BABY?

  • For Parents of babies and toddlers with sleeping issues.
  • Guidance on how to help your child sleep peacefully and soundly.
  • Support in co-sleeping or whatever your personal choice of settling your child is.
  • Valuable information that suits all parenting styles.

KAOS – ‘KIDS ALL OVER THE SHOP’

  • For Parents with children from 1 – 4 years.
  • Focusing on Toddler lifestyles and how to manage and nurture their rapid emotional, physical and mental growth.
  • Valuable tips for dealing with ‘Temper Tantrums’.

FROM THE WOODEN SPOON TO THE NEGOIATION TABLE

  • Helpful for Parents with children from 4 to 16 years.
  • Learn how to create powerful, relatable contracts with your children.
    Introduce firm, loving and guiding boundaries within your family,
  • Encourage and guide your child to take responsibility for themselves and promote their sense of self esteem.
  • Assist them in understanding their role within the family and your expectations of them, in an empowering constructive way.
  • Pave the way for them to become aware and confident leaders, who are able to contribute in the world wide community.

CONSTRUCTIVE FAMILY COMMUNICATION

  • For Parents of children of all ages.
  • Develop skills in listening and expressing yourself clearly and concisely.
  • Create harmony in your home by encouraging teamwork, consideration and respect of each others individuality.

“THERE’S A MONSTER IN MY CUPBOARD”

  • For parents of 2 – 10 year olds.
  • Assist your child in adjusting the beliefs that do not serve them.
  • Learn ideas and concepts which will teach them that they have choices in their thought creation.
  • How to ask the right questions that will assist them in revealing their thoughts and feelings.
  • Empower your child in being the master of their imagination.

GUIDING YOU CHILD’S BEHAVIOUR

  • For Parents of children of all ages
  • Information and techniques on how to set healthy foundations that contribute to building your child’s self-esteem.
  • Create emotional safety for children so they may flourish in a secure, loving environment.
  • Boundaries; what, when, how.
  • Understanding and managing tantrums.

TOILET TRAINING

  • For Parents of children from 1– 4 years.
  • When to know the best time to start.
  • What signs to look for?
  • How to proceed so that this next stage of their development is an enjoyable and stress free experience.
  • Overcoming obstacles.

SIBLING RIVALRY

  • Created for Parents of children from 2 years-adolescence.
  • Learn to understand and manage the different roles each member of the family plays out.
  • Become skilled in using tools which are required in maintaining a harmonious family dynamic.
  • Also teach your children how to resolve conflict, and deal with any jealousy or rivalry constructively.

FINDING THE LANGUAGE THAT FILLS YOUR CHILD’S CUP

  • For Parents of children from 2 years until adolescence.
  • Using the ‘Five Love Languages’ (Gary Chapman 2004) can improve understanding of how each child receives and expresses love.
  • Learn how to communicate and nourish your child so their unique self feels valued and understood.

UNITED PARENTING

  • For Parents of children of all ages and Parents to Be.
  • Learn how ‘Intentional Dialogue’ techniques will enhance your communication skills.
  • Practicing these techniques with your partner will help build a bridge to open, honest, safe expression with each other.
  • Create the opportunity to be on the same page together, as united parents.
  • Ideas on how to support each other and be an example to your family in respecting, supporting and loving each other.

“I WISH SOMENONE HAD TOLD ME”

  • For Parents of New Borns – 3 years.
  • Offering positive outcomes, and helpful suggestions to those with challenging parental emotions and unrealistic expectations.
  • Learn to read your child’s signals, understand their behaviour patterns relating to: Sleep, diet and different developmental stages.
  • Helpful suggestions in building great parental self esteem.

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