Debt Management 101 for Students

In this session you will learn:

  • To identify specific debt management strategies and tips, including creating a realistic budget that incorporates saving for debt payment
  • An overview of ten rules of money management, and how to deal with creditors and collectors
  • How to navigate the credit rating system
  • Consumer rights

Facilitator: Elena Jara, Credit Canada

Dealing with Siblings with Alyson Schafer

Siblings are key players in each other’s personality development. Our parenting tactics can influence whether they become close friends, or establish a hurtful life long rivalry.

Join Alyson for a discussion on family constellation, birth order, sibling competition, jealousy, and tactics for responding to siblings when they hit, tattle, bicker, act meanly, refuse to share and more. Alyson will teach you parenting techniques and tactical suggestions that are suitable for toddlers, preschoolers, school age children.

Alyson Schafer is a psychotherapist and one of Canada’s leading parenting experts. She’s the author of the best-selling “Breaking the Good Mom Myth” (Wiley, 2006) and the new “Honey I Wrecked The Kids” (Wiley, 2009). Her popular TV call-in show The Parenting Show is now in its fourth season.

Dealing with Misbehavior

The motivation behind the behavior of each child is unique. Learn how to understand the root of your child’s misbehavior & come up with effective strategies that will work. Find out how to replace ineffective punishment & rewards with encouragement and logical consequences. The workshop will be suitable for the parents of children of ALL ages including teenagers.