Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Join our Enjoyable Parenting Classes

Kate Andersen is an independent facilitator of the Love and Logic Curricula ®. She will be teaching “Becoming a Love and Logic Parent ®” classes to parents and grandparents of all ages and abilities. The class will address parenting of typically developing children and those with autism and/or other special needs such as ADHD, ODD, and others.

Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Autism Journeys Treatment Center 
272 E. 12200 S., Suite 100- Draper, UT 84020
September 27th-November 15th
$100/Individual OR $150/Couple *Register Now...Pay Later

*Interested parents may attend one session free of charge before committing to the 8-week workshop. Those choosing to continue with the workshops must pay workshop fees no later than the 2nd session. 
Advanced payment is appreciated. 
Families on IDP packages are required to attend the 8-week course within the 1st year of service. 

To register, contact Kathy Jensen at Autism Journeys (801) 938-9268. 
Questions, please email Kate Andersen at katea@autismjourneys.net

Want to know more about Love and Logic®? Visit their website www.loveandlogic.com or read excerpts from their FAQ below.

Q     What is Love and Logic?
A      Love and Logic is a philosophy of raising and teaching children which allows adults to be happier, empowered, and more skilled in the interactions with children. Love allows children to grow through their mistakes. Logic allows children to live with the consequences of their choices. Love and Logic is a way of working with children that puts parents and teachers back in control, teaches children to be responsible, and prepares young people to live in the real world, with its many choices and consequences.

Q     Who can benefit from Love and Logic?
A     Almost anyone will benefit from the Love and Logic approach. Our products especially help parents and teachers enjoy working with children through easy- to-use techniques. The Love and Logic approach helps children develop and grow in a healthy way, provides them with confidence and dignity, and teaches them how to become more responsible. The possibilities are limitless.

Q     How is Love and Logic different from other approaches?
A     Love and Logic offers adults an alternative way to communicate with children. The Love and Logic techniques produce immediate results because the techniques are simple, practical, and easy to learn. The concepts behind Love and Logic place a heavy emphasis on respect and dignity for children and at the same time allows parents to grasp simple approaches instead of learning difficult counseling procedures.

Q     When is a good time to start using Love and Logic?
A     It's never too late for parents to begin using the Love and Logic techniques regardless of whether the family has a teenager or a toddler. Of course the best time to start using Love and Logic is before the infant can walk. Our experience indicates that 8 - 9 months of age is a wonderful time to apply the techniques. Even if children don't understand spoken language, they do grasp the general ideas of what we say to them. No matter what the age of the child, the best time to start Love and Logic is now

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