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Back to School, Back to Reality: Family Meetings Reduce Chaos and Improve Relationships

September 8, 2015  |  Behavioral Health, Preschool, Early Learning, Family Enrichment  |  By Encompass

By Christina Lorella Back-to-school time has arrived and our schedules are beginning to slowly fall into place. As everyone settles into their new routines, many families are taking advantage of the opportunity to add weekly household meetings to their schedules. While some may be hesitant about adding an additional task to their already busy agendas, […]

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Emotional Intelligence: The Foundation of Your Child’s Success

April 29, 2015  |  Behavioral Health, Parenting, Family Enrichment  |  By Encompass

Emotional Intelligence: The Foundation of Your Child’s Success By Christina Lorella As parents and caretakers, we know that effective education stems far beyond academic curriculum. Even when provided access to the most prestigious of schools and resources, students first need to be equipped with the social and emotional tools necessary to navigate the world around […]

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A Family’s First Summer Camp Story

March 18, 2015  |  Summer Camps, Family Stories  |  By Encompass

This is a letter sent to us in 2014 by a local family who chose Encompass Summer Camps as their toddler’s first enrichment program (and have since participated in our toddler playgroup and are enrolled in preschool for next year). Both our 2-year old camps and our preschool classes for toddlers are wonderful first experiences for […]

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New PCIT Certification Assures High-Quality Parenting Coaching for Encompass Families

September 23, 2014  |  Behavioral Health, News and Announcements, Pediatric Therapy  |  By Encompass

When families come to see me for the first time, I always explain to the child that I am their parent’s teacher. They always smile at this statement. I tell the child, “Your parents told me they don’t want to be good parents, they want to be GREAT parents.” With the tools of Parent Child Interaction Training, I truly do help parents be GREAT parents.

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