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THE HOUSE THAT TECH BUILT: STAYING ATTACHED WITH TECH ALL AROUND
Technology doesn't have to divide you and your kids. It can actually bring you closer. Learn how to cultivate trust and raise accountability around screen time at home while building closeness. Learn how to design clear boundaries around phone time that serves your relationship and are easy to implement.
THE SIBLING LAB: TURNING RIVALRY INTO REVELRY
What can I do to promote a strong bond between my kids? Their fighting creates so much tension and upset at home. What can I do to help their relationship thrive? How can I help them build a safe connection? What is my role when they are fighting? Why are they constantly AT each other? Polly will answer these questions in the Sibling LAB and show you a productive road to cultivating a peaceful home.
THE RELAXED LEADERSHIP LAB: HOW TO LEAN OUT AND TAKE THE REINS AT THE SAME TIME
Learn the art and magic of leading kids without breaking a sweat so that they will intrinsically WANT to follow you rather than having to coerce, bribe or control them into following you (which exhausts you and ultimately stops working with them quickly)
THE ATTACHMENT LAB: A NATURAL APPROACH TO SOOTHING AN ANXIOUS CHILD
Find out what you might be doing to “help” that doesn’t actually help and what you can do to help an anxious child that soothes and helps them get unstuck. If your kid gets flooded with emotion, you can be a source of stabilization and recovery for them.
THE BIG PIVOT - HIGH SCHOOL
When should I lean in and get alert and when do I lean out and let go? How do I create an alliance with my teen so they feel that I am rooting for them rather than saving them? Where is the freaking roadmap for this? Find out how to pivot your parenting. If your kids are 11 or up, this LAB is a game changer.
RELAXED LEADERSHIP PART 1: WHAT TO SAY & HOW TO SAY IT
This LAB focuses on how to strategically adjust your language and tone to transform how you lead so that your kids will intrinsically WANT to follow you rather than feeling like they have to. Delivered at Marin Country Day School. January, 2017.
RELAXED LEADERSHIP PART 2: THE HEALTHY HIERARCHY
This LAB focuses on How to have a healthy hierarchy and how to turn the hierarchy right side up when it seems to have gone upside down. Delivered at Marin Country Day School. March, 2017.
THE BIG PIVOT - MIDDLE SCHOOL & Teen LAB
If you feel like you can't get through to your teen or the reception between you is fuzzy, this Teen LAB will deliver a major infusion of inspiration and practical tools to clear up the connection so that you can begin to tune into the best parts about them and so they will tune back into you again too. Delivered at Kent Middle School. 2017
THE WAY OF THE PEACEFUL LEADER
Do you hold the reins so tight that that your kid is always trying to buck you? Are you stuck in constant negotiations? Do you become fearful of losing your power and get reactive? The balance between being loving, and being in charge can be struck!
CHORES & MANNERS
Manners. Where do we begin and how do we approach them without causing misery at the table? A few simple tricks will set you on a path of success and bring about lightning-fast learning that's actually fun for all.