Nurturing Moments


Nurturing Moments is for CPO resident parents who want to explore new ways to build a healthy and happy family. Content is adapted from an evidence-based positive parenting program called Nurturing Parenting. Topics focus on children ages 0-5 years old and also apply for elementary school children. At Nurturing Moments, parents:

 
•  Create relationships with other parents
•  Focus on nurturing themselves
•  Enjoy free food & childcare

Each Nurturing Moments gathering starts with a family meal, followed by facilitated, interactive discussions with parents on a specific topic. Topics include the following:

 
•  Setting family rules
•  Nurturing self
•  Discipline options & alternatives
•  Teaching children empathy
•  Helping children cope with anger
•  Helping children understand their feelings
•  Rewards & consequences