Online Video Support:
"Understanding Giftedness" - a video explaining the social and emotional components of parenting a gifted child. Extremely helpful in understanding the underlying reasons for puzzling behaviors in your gifted child. Clinical examples are used to get to a deeper understanding of how the two fundamental theories of Overexcitabilities and Asynchronous Development drive behaviors in gifted individuals. This video should be watched first as it includes "the basics" of understanding giftedness.
Follow this link: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/understandinggiftedness
"Putting Together the Puzzle of the Gifted Family" - This video helps to understand relational patterns and interactions within a gifted family, using the case study of the book A Wrinkle in Time. Specific tools in this video include: 1) measuring certain gifted traits in family members, 2) examining how different patterns can cause ongoing conflicts and misunderstandings and 3) identifying some strategies to help address those challenges and conflicts. By watching this film you can create uniquely crafted strategies to help your family live together in a more cohesive and harmonious manner.
Follow this link: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/giftedfamilypuzzle
Fall Gifted Together Parent Workshop November 3, 2018:
Putting Together the Puzzle of the Gifted Family:
Assessing Gifted Intensities, Addressing Ongoing Conflicts, Applying Creative Strategies
Facilitators: Anne van Roden and Gloria Sandford -both experienced parents of gifted children and licensed mental health professionals.
Purpose: Come join us for an interactive and inspiring workshop where you will learn key tools to help your gifted family thrive. This full-day workshop will apply SENG concepts at a deeper level focusing on the whole family. Specific tools include: 1) measuring certain gifted traits in family members, 2) examining how different patterns can cause ongoing conflicts and misunderstandings and 3) identifying some strategies to help address those challenges. Participants will leave with uniquely crafted strategies to help their family live together in a more cohesive and harmonious manner.
Date: November 3, 2018
Timing: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Phinney Ridge Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Room 31, Seattle, WA 98103
Cost: $175 for one parent, $245 for both parents
To Register for the November Gifted Together Workshop please email: [email protected] and make a payment here:
I am a certified SENG (supporting emotional needs of the gifted) model parent support group facilitator. For more information about SENG or these groups, please visit: www.sengifted.org/programs/seng-model-parent-groups