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Do you want to raise happy children? Parent the Danish way

This is an excellent method, if you find parenting difficult or feel overwhelmed by the pressures of being a parent
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 5h 33m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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In this course you will learn to become more authentic and empathic and focus on the vital relationship between you and your child. You will learn to HYGGE and redefine negative and inhibitory beliefs. You will acquire understanding of how to set boundaries without using ultimatums.
I will be teaching “The Danish Way” method, which has been time tested for generations and used in institutions for decades. I will equip you with PRACTICAL ideas and hands-on-tools to develop your skills as a parent. This method will yield predictable results within a short time if you actively practice what you are learning.
Not only will I cover the six areas that Danes engage in instinctively. I will also discuss what I find essential to raising confident, balanced, and resilient children. I have created downloads for you to keep your studies handy and relevant during the process. I will walk you through the entire course, step by step.
There are no prerequisites necessary to enroll, I only ask that you come with an open mind and ready to learn. You can even speed up the lectures to fit your temper.

You will learn

✓ Become aware of HYGGE’S social value and what brings you together as a family. In this way you can learn to prioritize time with your children.
✓ Learn to transform negative thoughts and habits into more positive ones. You will receive various practical approaches to use for yourself and your child.
✓ Learn how to be brave and authentic and how to teach your children authenticity too. Authenticity is the key to a happy life.
✓ Understand why play is necessary in your child’s life. If your child doesn’t have the opportunity to digest and assimilate everyday impressions and experiences through free play then learning will be of little value.
✓ Understand why empathy is vital to building strong bonds. There is a powerful yet gentle way to deal with conflicts. Take control and maintain your authority as a parent while still showing respect.
✓ How to deal with toddlers, while being equipped with some compelling sentences that you can practice to be better at handling what triggers you.


• Just be ready, willing and able to listen and learn with an open mind.

This course is for

• Parents, parents to be, caregivers, grandparents & educators
Danish parenting expert, psychotherapist, author & educator
Iben Sandahl comes from Denmark and is an internationally-renowned public speaker, psychotherapist and best-selling author of The Danish Way of Parenting: What the Happiest People in the World Know About Raising Confident, Capable Kids and educator who wants to offer parents an alternative to high-stress modern parenting – equipping them with the tools and knowledge to raise confident, happy children.
She has more than 20 years of experienced insight into child psychology and education, which most naturally, anchor the Danish way of practicing parenthood. Her books have been translated into 27 languages and featured in Washington Post, Huffington Post, The Atlantic, Quartz, NY Times, and the Greater Good Science Center Berkley, just to name a few. She is the author of three books. She writes for Psychology Today while not offering lectures, workshops, and counseling to parents and families, public organizations as well as private enterprises. She is a mother of two daughters; Ida and Julie.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 5h 33m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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