Barb’s workshops are geared toward adults who live and work with girls in 4th-12 grades.
Do you ever feel like you are talking into the abyss, that everything you say is “wrong”? You are not alone. Join us to gain communication skills that will leave you and your daughters feeling more at ease and connected with a sense of mutual respect. In this workshop you will:
Girls' friendships are tricky and ever-changing. Being her parent, you either hear about the roller coaster ride of emotions or you experience the brunt of her hurt. Most of what I coach parents on is what to say to their girls when a specific situation arises. In this workshop, you will walk away with specific ways to respond to your daughter about these scenarios:
Girls today feel pressure to be “perfect” (straight As, a super athlete and supermodel beautiful). These pressures are damaging. An empowered girl is protected from these pressures for a lifetime. This workshop will enable you to:
In teenagers, crazy seems normal. Big emotions: hysterically crying, belly laughing, red faced anger. They could win awards for most expressive. But you have to live with them without leaving their drama behind and high tailing it to Mexico. If you are going to continue to live with them, you need tools! Come to this workshop to:
From Barbie dolls to the box office, the media is doing a powerful job of telling our girls how they should look – through extreme dieting, airbrushing and plastic surgery. Together we will change this. In this workshop, designed for adults with girls in 4th-12th grade, participants will:
She’s growing up – maybe faster than you would like. How can you help her with that process without losing your connection and without pulling your hair out with worry? Come to this workshop to:
Would you like to learn how to create a more connected relationship with your daughter? Would you like her to feel more understood by you and you by her? Do you have specific concerns about her or your relationship that you would like to improve? This workshop will give you the tools to create this! In this workshop you will:
Today, it’s not only adults who are feeling anxious — it’s also our girls. Recent studies show that teen girls experience more stress than boys, and that this pressure is linked to lower grades, headaches, lost sleep, poor eating habits and irritability. What can we adults do to help our girls feel more lighthearted? Attend this workshop, designed for adults with girls in 4th-12th grade, to:
Your burning questions about raising a teen girl…answered! Are you looking for tips, support and inspiration to help guide you in parenting your preteen/teen daughter? Join us for an informal, in person Q&A session with Barb. Some of the common questions parents ask Barb are:
…but the time is yours to use for exactly what you need! Bring your questions!
Are you having the experience you want as you parent your daughter? Would you like to strengthen your relationship? After hearing from countless moms, I am excited to announce a new retreat for moms of teen girls. This will be a time for you to feel nurtured while you explore your present relationship with your daughter and envision the future relationship you want to have. When you are knee-deep in this parenting journey, it is so important to create the time and space to reflect, see where you are and decide where you want to go. That is what this retreat is all about.
During our three juicy hours together, you will be empowered to:
Do you wonder how to have fewer power struggles, less friction and more ease in your relationship? Drawing from decades of experience working with adolescent girls and their families as well as the latest research, Barb will give you special insight into what’s going on in that head of your daughter’s and what she needs and wants from you. Based on the book, Breaking the Code, written by teen girls.
*Cancellation Policy: An individual who would like to cancel their workshop registration within 48 hours of the scheduled date will be charged the full amount. For any cancellations that are made 48 hours or more prior to the workshop date, you will be charged a non-refundable administrative fee of $5.