Parent Coaching with a Clinical Social Worker
Parenting is hard for all of us, but it will feel easier when you’re not so stressed out, exhausted, confused and overwhelmed.
It will feel easier when you understand what’s triggering you, and how to respond to your children skillfully instead of losing your sh*t.
Parenting feels easier when you have the support and advice that works for you and your family. That’s what I’m here for.
Carla Naumburg, PhD, is writer, speaker, and clinical social worker. She is the author of Ready, Set, Breathe: Practicing Mindfulness with Your Children for Fewer Meltdowns and a More Peaceful Family (New Harbinger, 2015) and Parenting in the Present Moment: How to Stay Focused on What Really Matters (Parallax, 2014). Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, and Mindful Magazine, among other places. Carla is a sought-after public speaker, and she coaches overwhelmed parents on how to make parenting less stressful and more fun. Carla lives outside of Boston with her husband, two young daughters, and two totally insane cats.
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