Striking a Balance: The Work/Life Equation
Are you managing all the important facets of your busy life — parenting, marriage, career, social life, and community — or are they managing you?
Join Bright Horizons and special guests, Drs. Marti and Erin Erickson, for the upcoming Family Matters webinar, Striking a Balance: The Work/Life Equation. During this live, interactive event, Marti and Erin, mother/daughter co-hosts of Mom Enough®, will tackle the provocative question, “is work/life balance a myth?” and provide tips for the finding balance in your own life.
The Working Parent’s Wellness Toolkit
With the daily realities of life as a working parent, it is important to find ways to care for yourself and your health. Watch this parenting webinar to hear wellness expert Christina Reale discuss different ways working parents can fit everyday wellness into their lives, focusing on key elements such as nutrition, sleep, exercise, and stress. You will learn how to set realistic wellness goals that can pave the way to a healthy life amid life’s multiple responsibilities.
Quality Early Education: Choosing What’s Best for Your Child
Finding the best child care and early education program is a big decision, and with so many options out there, it can be hard for parents to choose. How can you determine what will be best for your child?
We talk to education experts from the National Association for the Education for Young Children (NAEYC) to get insider tips on what to look for in a quality early childhood education program. You’ll hear how NAEYC sets standards and how to select the option best suited to your child’s unique needs.
The Road to Elder Care: Preparing for Future Caregiving
Worrying about aging parents? You’re not alone. What can you do? Experts say the best way to care for seniors is to start planning now.
We talk to elder care expert and social worker Elise Feuerstein Karras about what caring might look like at different ages, practical approaches to support, and concrete things you can do right now to be ready if and when the need arises.
The Resilient Child: Supporting Your Family through Change
Change is tough for anyone, but it's especially hard for children. Changes to the family – divorce, blending families, or relocation, for example – have the potential to shake up a child's inner sense of stability. What can you do to reassure your child that they are on solid ground?
Watch this Family Matters webinar, The Resilient Child: Supporting Your Family Through Change, to discuss how resilience can help your children cope with change. We'll talk to Devereux Center for Resilient Children childhood expert and social worker Rachel Sperry, MSW about supporting your child through a big change and encouraging the kind of resilience that will help your child weather transitions today… and throughout their childhood.