How To Communicate Effectively With Parents
Cooperation and support from parents can lead to a positive atmosphere and experience at camp. Open houses, visitors day, first day of camp – whatever the day, many directors, counselors and other staff find these meetings crucial to ensuring a good camp experience. Parents have high expectations for their children and if a first impression leaves the parents feeling confident, then the meeting will allow for a positive camp/parent relationship during the camp season. When talking to parents there are certain techniques that help make the interaction easier and more positive.
As a Parent Educator and Family Therapist, Susan Lieberman has spent almost 15 years helping kids, teens and adults move towards happier and healthy lifestyles. For more information, please visit www.familysupport.net for helpful information on this topic and many others!