There are countless ways you can join Operation Parent in helping preteens and teens make better choices for the future. Check out the activities we’ve got on the horizon, and learn more about how you can get involved.
Raising a child to be independent and self-reliant can be a struggle as we, the parents, deal with our own fears and emotional insecurity. Dr. Stephen Van Schoyck, Psychologist, will be joining us again to discuss his thoughts and perspective on rules to help parents raise a self-reliant child. Karen Lawrence, the Founder of Camp Hi-Ho near Louisville, Kentucky, and mother of three: Ben Lawrence, Blaine Lawrence, and Jennifer Lawrence, will join us as our guest interviewer. Attendees will learn the importance of understanding their own emotions as a parent and how to read your child’s emotions. Additionally we will discuss parenting rules to help you raise an independent and self-reliant child.