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Shilo George

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March 2019

Positive Indian Parenting: Lessons of the Storyteller

March 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia BLVD
Portland, OR 97218 United States
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Positive Indian Parenting is an eight week course focusing on traditional and culturally specific parenting practices and values. We will explore attitudes in a variety of traditional child-rearing ways and apply them to values and challenges of modern parenting skills. Session 2: Lessons of the Storyteller This session is designed to explore storytelling as a part of parenting. It examines the tradition of storytelling in relation to communication with children, the parents' role in the development of good judgement and…

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April 2019

Positive Indian Parenting: Lessons of the Cradleboard

April 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia BLVD
Portland, OR 97218 United States
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Positive Indian Parenting is an eight week course focusing on traditional and culturally specific parenting practices and values. We will explore attitudes in a variety of traditional child-rearing ways and apply them to values and challenges of modern parenting skills. Session 3: Lessons of the Cradleboard This session is designed to explore traditional methods of nurturing and how growth and development were recognized. It examines the use of cradleboards, wrapping, massaging, and signing as nurturing ways. Further, it looks at…

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Positive Indian Parenting: Harmony in Child-Rearing

April 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia BLVD
Portland, OR 97218 United States
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Positive Indian Parenting is an eight week course focusing on traditional and culturally specific parenting practices and values. We will explore attitudes in a variety of traditional child-rearing ways and apply them to values and challenges of modern parenting skills. Session 4: Harmony in Child-Rearing This session is designed to explore the traditional concept of harmony as it related to family life. Harmony, balance, and the relationships among all things will be examined by parents as they look at ways…

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May 2019

Positive Indian Parenting: Traditional Behavior Management

May 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia BLVD
Portland, OR 97218 United States
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Positive Indian Parenting is an eight week course focusing on traditional and culturally specific parenting practices and values. We will explore attitudes in a variety of traditional child-rearing ways and apply them to values and challenges of modern parenting skills. Session 5: Traditional Behavior Management This session is designed to explore behavior management through looking at traditional ways and modern skills. It examines several old teachings about discipline and introduces the parent to modern concepts. Parents are asked to examine…

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Positive Indian Parenting: Lessons of Mother Nature

May 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia BLVD
Portland, OR 97218 United States
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Positive Indian Parenting is an eight week course focusing on traditional and culturally specific parenting practices and values. We will explore attitudes in a variety of traditional child-rearing ways and apply them to values and challenges of modern parenting skills. Session 6: Lessons of Mother  Nature This session is designed to explore how Indian families traditionally taught living skills and social skills. It examines how nature was used as a teacher and how the examples from nature taught people to…

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June 2019

Positive Indian Parenting: Praise in Traditional Parenting

June 4 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia BLVD
Portland, OR 97218 United States
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Positive Indian Parenting is an eight week course focusing on traditional and culturally specific parenting practices and values. We will explore attitudes in a variety of traditional child-rearing ways and apply them to values and challenges of modern parenting skills. Session 7: Praise in Traditional Parenting This session will explore the role of praise in traditional parenting. It introduces the ideas that praise and positive reinforcement played an important part in child-rearing in the past and are still important today.…

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Positive Indian Parenting: Choices in Parenting

June 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia BLVD
Portland, OR 97218 United States
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Positive Indian Parenting is an eight week course focusing on traditional and culturally specific parenting practices and values. We will explore attitudes in a variety of traditional child-rearing ways and apply them to values and challenges of modern parenting skills. Session 8: Choices in Parenting This session is designed to help parents explore the things that Indian parents face today. It addresses the question "What makes it hard to be an Indian parent?" Parents are asked to examine again where…

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