Parenting in a digital Age

With special focus on the spiders’ web of the digital world

18 & 19 August 2023

Prices

FAMILY PACKAGES INDIVIDUAL PACKAGES
2 Parents & 2 children (3rd child: free) R800,00 Single parent & 2 children (3rd child: free) R400,00
Single parent & 2 children (3rd child: free) R600,00 2 Parents (without any children included) R600,00

Program

DATE TIME & SESSION YOLINDA: PARENTS BENITA: CHILDREN
FRIDAY 18/08/2023 SESSION 1:
17:00- 18:30
TOPIC: PARENTING THE GENERATION Z-CHILDREN
Parenting according to God’s order
Who is the GEN-Z children?
What are their habits?
Children’s emotional needs
Children’s emotional and cognitive development
Child-parent attachments
Children’s love languages
TOPIC: MY IMAGE & I,
Get to know each other
Sounds of farm animals
Me & my image
FRIDAY 18/08/2023 SESSION 2:
19:00- 20:30
TOPIC: EFFECTIVE DISCIPLINE
What is discipline?
Discipline checklist: every parent will assess and evaluate
their own parenting & discipline style
TOPIC: MY FAMILY
Storybook: Paste, draw and write about my family
SATURDAY 19/08/2023 SESSION 3: 9:00 -10:30 TOPIC: THE GEN Z-CHILDREN AND TECHNOLOGY:
Understanding the Spiders’ MO
Why should we care about the Gen-Z children’s technology use?
Social media
Dangerous symptoms due to the use of technology & social media
Dopamine – Happy THEN Numb (anhedonia)
Distractions, Lack of Focus, and Shallow Thinking
Those troubling brain scans
So, what do we do about it?
TOPIC: MY LOVE LANGUAGES & CHOICES
Identify my love language
Choices
Fruit of the spirit
Building structures (having fun 😊)
SATURDAY 19/08/2023 SESSION 4: 11:00- 12:30 TOPIC: UNDERSTANDING THE EFFECTS OF VIDEO GAMING
ON THE DEVELOPING BRAIN OF A CHILD
Anger and aggression
Do video games cause violence?
Video gaming: Listed as a disorder on the ICD-11, by WHO in January 2022
Violence in the brain
A global force to be reckoned with Inseparable – Video gaming and pornography
Gambling within gaming
So, what do we do about it?
Positive uses of video games
Pornography
Rehabbing from this culture
TOPIC: MY BRAIN & SCREENS
Choices: building structures
My brain & screens:
what do I allow my brain to absorb?
SATURDAY 19/08/2023 SESSION 5: 14:0 -16:00 HOW TO DO A DOPAMINE DETOX/A
STIMULATION FAST
Dopamine as a neurotransmitter
Too little dopamine/dopamine deficiency
6 Compulsive behaviours that need a dopamine detox/stimulation fast
Benefits of a dopamine detox/stimulation fast
Equipping parents (and grandparents) in parenting the Gen Z-children effectively
TOPIC: EMOTIONAL REGULATION & LIVE LIFE
5 senses-bag
Example of different “stones” in my family
Summary of everything we’ve learned this,br> weekend

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