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South East Christian Kahua Ako
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Raising Resilient Families (2019)

Elim Christian College will be hosting the community seminar "Raising Resilient Families - in life, relationships and their online world" with the renowned Collett Smart. This will take place on the 14th August starting at 7:15pm (gold coin donation) in the auditorium at 159 Botany Rd.

Parenting can be fun and exciting, but new changes and challenges can also feel overwhelming. How can we support our children to become who they are meant to be?

In this interactive seminar Collett discusses:
- How we might harness the resilience factors within each child
- What children want and what they actually need
- Helping young people take their resilience online
- Practical tips for enhancing your relationship with your children and teens
Guest speaker, Collett Smart is a psychologist, qualified teacher and author of ‘THEY'LL BE OKAY: 15 Conversations To Help Your Child Through Troubled Times’ (Hachette)

Collett has more than 20 years’ experience working in private and public schools, as well as in private practice. She appears regularly on national television and radio, as an expert in teen and family issues. Collett has taught and delivered psychology workshops and seminars around the world. She is an Ambassador for International Justice Mission Australia and is mum to 3 children, aged 11, 16 and 18 years old.
Here is a some information on her book if you're interested and here website

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