Author Archives: Help For Families Canada

About Help For Families Canada

Help for Families Canada is a counselling and consulting organisation serving Edmonton (Southside and Downtown), Beaumont & Leduc. We specialise in offering child and family therapy for kids and parents via play therapy interventions.

Get the Most from Parent-Teacher Meetings

Get the Most from Back to #School Nights. To help you prepare reflect on 6 key topics that might be relevant for your first conversation with your child’s #teacher. #backtoschool #howto #edmonton #stalbert #sherwoodpark #stonyplain #alberta #therapy
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HIDDEN GEMS IN SIBLING RELATIONSHIPS

Persistent fighting can be discouraging for parents who want everyone to get along. Learn how to see the love and possibility that’s masterfully hidden. Continue reading

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Siblings in Family Play Therapy

How do you know your family needs counselling for the conflict between siblings and overview of how family play therapy might help. Continue reading

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How To Raise Kids Who Can Succeed

8 Secrets to success revealed for parenting. Do you want to know what you can do to give your child the success advantage? Read and grab handout at the end too. Continue reading

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31 Fall Family Fun Activities

Celebrate the Fall season with fun activities that does not require compromise. Look at 31 different ways. Try 4 or 5. Continue reading

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Straight Talk on Fatherhood – Man to Man

When life is stressful as a man, husband, father, sometimes you need some core principles to refer and hold on to. Dads you matter. Be there, fully.
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Surprising Tools Your Dollar Store Has To Help With Homework

Homework, without the tantrums or tears is possible, if you are prepared. Preparation for this conflict-ridden, unavoidable responsibility, can be easier than you think. The secret weapon is your local dollar store. I tell you what treasures to look for there.
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The Stressed Parent’s Guide To Homework Without War

The conflicts that surround getting your child to do homework can feel exhausting, and you may think “This is breaking down my relationship with my child”. We offer solutions and resources to help you. Continue reading

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How This Mom Makes Her Kids Get Along

Discover how to raise siblings without the rivalry – ok, not real, well, at least with less physical and emotional injury and keeping more of your sanity. Yes, we can offer that.
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Unmasking Money Problems In Relationships

Conflict can be deceptive. Some relationships fail when couples work hard to reduce symptoms. They don’t see the HIDDEN cause of their incessant arguments. I will help you look deeper. Continue reading

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