Our CEO, expert moderator and life coach, Abbie Schiller, has partnered with psychologist and parenting expert, Jenna Laski, to create a 4-week support group on Zoom. If you are feeling at wit’s end, overwhelmed, and anxious, or just wanting to become a better you, we will offer coaching and guidance to help you work with to move through hard feelings, manage your thoughts, and offer help for you both individually, and as a parent.
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Infectious Disease Expert Jessica Malaty Rivera helps us navigate covid related safety precautions during summer, school and beyond.
A talk with author and speaker Doyin Richards to gain a better understanding of what it means to “do the work” both personally and with our children.
The Mother Company is hosting a series of parenting talks with experts to help support parents during this pandemic.
Can’t stop nervous/bored/depressed eating? Justifying all the overinduldging because of the circumstances? Legendary nutritional therapist, co-author of Intuitive Eating, Elyse Resch shares on how to self care without food and without any food deprivation.
Some signature no-nonsense advice from parenting guru Betsy Brown Braun on siblings. Betsy will take your questions on the guts and the glory, the good and the god-awful of multiples and give you tips and tricks that have worked for her clients in her 40+ years offering support to struggling parents.
Joseph Newman, author of Raising Lions, challenges us to re-examine our interactions and relationships with children, re-think the root causes of behavior problems and find new ways to support healthy, happy development. In this session, he will provide specific, non-punitive ways for parents to help their kids, and to improve a parent-child relationship.
Hard feelings: Experiencing + Easing the Discomfort of Uncertainty, Depression and Anxiety: Live Discussion and Q&A
Join us for another empowering, supportive and uplifting talk with Jennifer Waldburger, MSW on the emotional toll of this time. We’ll talk about experiencing brain fog, processing trauma, and slipping into (or being in) depression. This talk is about feeling the discomfort of feelings like uncertainty, grief, and anxiety. We will normalize these ups and downs and offer tools to help you – and your children – cope.
Join Dr. JoAnne Pedro-Carroll, Clinical Psychologist and author “Putting Children First: Proven parenting strategies for helping children thrive through divorce” to discuss healthy ways to navigate your relationships that seem particularly challenging under these circumsances. Part of The Mother Company’s expert series on Parenting in a Pandemic.
Zoom fatigue? Video game junkie? Social Media non-stop scrolling? Join Digital Media Expert Julia Storm about the new digital reality, and gain insight on how to know when our kids have had too much, decipher the good from the dangerous, and keeping our kids connected, not addicted.