New Delhi, August 3, 2019: A Workshop on ‘Positive Parenting’ was conducted for the parents of classes V and VI by the School Counsellor, Ms Naina Midha. The Workshop introduced the concept through parenting activities and styles adopted by the immediate family of the student, to enhance the child’s development and enrich his/her social and physical environment.
Within this umbrella term, the concept of communication was covered, highlighting the importance of listening to children’s feelings hidden in their language.
The usual patterns of communication with the child like questioning their feelings, denying them, etc. were discussed. The alternatives were also given and exercised amongst groups. The Workshop concluded with emphasising on the importance & benefits of talking and listening to the child for fostering relationships in the family environment.