Bedtime Battles: Why Does My Child Have a Hard Time at Bedtime?

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Do you ever find yourself with a chatty child right at bedtime? First they need water, then it becomes a never ending cycle that never leads to sleep! Then this session is for you! In this session we will discuss why a child from a hard place might have difficulty falling to sleep or staying […]


Proactive Correcting: Teaching My Child New Skills

A child who has experienced early childhood trauma can have behaviors that are overwhelming for their parents. As parents we may feel like we've run our of strategies to correct our child. Correcting a child proactively is key to teaching them new skills. This parenting strategy for children form a hard place can be a […]


Can She Handle the Truth? Talking to My Child About Her Story.

Many times kids from a hard place have hard questions about their story. It is crucial that we are able to help them process their story. As parents of children with trauma, we might find it hard to talk to our child about their difficult story . We might find ourselves wondering if they will […]


Is My Child Angry or Scared? Recognizing My Child’s Fear Responses

Many times when a child who has live through trauma is operating with fear, it looks like they are angry. Fear bullies children to display what looks like bad behavior . It can be frustrating, as parents, to not recognize where the behavior is coming from and easier to react to their behavior than the […]


Parent Support: Leaving Room for Myself

Parenting children from a hard place can leave us feeling emotionally and physically exhausted. We might feel like we are being pulled into every direction-- school drop off, therapist appointments, family committments and behvioral issues-- and have no room for ourselves. It is so importantant that we learn how to meet our own needs as […]


The Impact of Trauma on a Child’s Behavior

Trauma experienced in early childhood can lead to frustrating behaviors in children. As parents of children with trauma, we might not always understand the "why" behind our child's behavior. We might even catch ourselves thinking, "why don't you just act your age?" In this session, we will take a closer look into how our children […]


Avoiding Meltdowns Through Proactive Correction

As parents, we can run out of strategies to help us correct our children's overwhelming behaviors. Proactively correcting the patterned behavior our children express can help reduce our frustration, as parents. In this session, we will explore the TBRIĀ® Strategies of Correcting to help us expand our parenting tools. Our parent coaching sessions are workshops […]


Trauma Competent Caregiver Training

United Way 911 S Broadway Ave Tyler, TX 75701 United Way 911 S Broadway Ave, Tyler, Texas

We will lead a deep dive with our friends from The Fostering Collective in Tyler, Texas! Join us as we learn about how trauma affects the brain, body and belief system of a child and how, as caregivers, can bring hope and healing to the children we care for. This 2 day training will equip […]


I Said Yes! An Introduction to Foster Care

Join us to learn about the 5 needs of foster care and how you can be an important part in changing the life of a child and family! There are many needs in the foster care system and you can play a valuable role in meeting those needs! Whether you are exploring how to foster, […]