Practical Parenting: Bringing Back the Joy
This class is taught by Ben Smith, Founder and Director of Camp David of the Ozarks which serves children of prisoners and foster children. Ben has been working with at-risk youth for over 20 years both as a parent to his own 6 children, as a foster parent, and as a Camp Director for over 17 years.
In this hands-on workshop Ben Smith shares from his own experience practical tools for dealing with the tough stuff and bringing the joy back into parenting. Starting with how they think Ben shows parents how they can set goals and motivate their children to be all they want them to be. The topics this class will cover include teaching obedience the first time, sharing in the housework, how to end the complaining, and parenting with the end in mind. If you want to bring the joy back into having kids you won’t want to miss this hands on workshop.
Ben Smith’s superpower is helping people get unstuck. Ben brings humor, creativity, and tools to this conference that will change parenting for you.