New Opportunities for School & Community Engagement At Gestalt Columbus, we are grateful to be connected to the greater Columbus area through our school, community center and corporate partnerships. We believe that supporting children, their families and school districts is an important part of a healthy society and we are passionate about this work. ThroughContinue reading “Community Engagement”
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Parenting During COVID 19
Helpful tips for parenting during a pandemic and taking care of yourself! Routines and Small Changes Consistency and Talking with Small Children Managing Stress and Relaxing the Reigns Perspective Some Hope!
Navigating Transitions with Small Children
Albert Einstein once said that, “Play is the highest form of research.” I couldn’t agree more. When we allow little minds and little hands to create, magic happens! Children expertly use play to communicate and process many of life’s hardships, but the real key is- Are we listening? “[For children], communication is largely non-verbal andContinue reading “Navigating Transitions with Small Children”
Navigating Sibling Relationships, and some tips for surviving while they sort it out…
Navigating Sibling Relationships, and some tips for surviving while they sort it out… By Libby Steele, LPCC As the world continues to navigate a “for now” normal, there have been many adjustments to be made in the family dynamic. The schedule is off, or constantly evolving. Any alone time is long gone andContinue reading “Navigating Sibling Relationships, and some tips for surviving while they sort it out…”
Fall Sports, Parenting and No Verb Coaching…oh my!
As fall sports roll out in varying degrees, many of us parent’s are back on the sidelines cheering for our little superstars. In our community parenting programs, we often talk about the importance of the parent child connection, but did you know the way you “cheer” for and motivate your child in sports might beContinue reading “Fall Sports, Parenting and No Verb Coaching…oh my!”