Free Webinar Replay: "Why Don’t I Have a Best Friend?"
Strategies for helping your child make lasting friendships.
Nothing is quite as heartbreaking for a parent as seeing your child repeatedly strike out in the social arena. Just because he wants to make friends, doesn't mean he can turn into a social butterfly overnight. Fortunately, there are some things parents can do to help. Fred Frankel, Ph.D., shares strategies for helping your child foster true friendships.
Note: This webinar is for parents of elementary school kids ages 6 to 11.
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In this audio and slide presentation, Fred Frankel, Ph.D., discusses:
- How good playdates are the building blocks of lasting friendships, which benefit our kids enormously
- How to help your child follow the "5 Rules of a Good Host"
- What activities should never be allowed during a playdate
- How parents can help invite and monitor interactions without hovering
Meet the expert:
Fred Frankel, Ph.D., is the author of Friends Forever: How Parents Can Help Their Kids Make and Keep Good Friends. Dr. Frankel has directed the UCLA Parenting & Children's Friendship Program for the past 29 years. During that time he has either had direct or supervisory clinical experience with more than 2,500 families. He is co-developer (with Bob Myatt) of Children's Friendship Training and co-developer (with Liz Laugeson) of the PEERS program for adolescents and adults.
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- Slides accompanying the audio
- Related resources from ADDitude
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What listeners are saying:
"Dr. Frankel is a very insightful speaker. He did a great job describing the interactions of ADHD/ADD children, both boys and girls. Thank you!"
"Thanks for covering a theme that is so important, but is often overlooked!"
"Such an amazing webinar! I can't wait to listen to it again!"
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