For parents of bright, gifted or talented children
Participate in a guided discussion group to learn about the social and emotional needs of bright/gifted/talented children, and the parenting issues related to those needs. The emphasis is on positive aspects of parenting, avoiding power struggles, and helping these children learn appropriate life skills while enhancing the parent/child relationship. Topics will include: Identification/Characteristics, Parent Relationships, Sibling Relationships, Communication of Feelings, Stress Management, Depression, Motivation, Tradition Breaking, Peer Relationships, and Discipline.
The dates of the Parent Discussion Group will be Wednesday evenings: February 16th, 23th, March 9th, 16th , 23rd, and 30th from 7-8:45 pm at the South Jordan Library at 10673 S Redwood Rd.
The course fee is $30 per individual or couple, which includes the cost of handouts and the book, A Parents Guide to Gifted Children by James Webb, etal. Scholarships are available.
Preregistration is highly recommended. You may pre-register by sending your contact information in an e-mail to Ranae Monsen at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 801-446-0994.