It’s perfectly normal for us, as parents, to have expectations for our children. But what happens when our children choose to carve their own path and it’s the opposite of our expectations? We must learn to adapt and change. And we have to understand that we are raising human beings who are going to think, [...]
It's the holiday season, which for many families means family, joyful gatherings, Christmas caroling and more. But this time of year can often be extremely difficult for foster and adoptive families. How do you navigate this? In our November 2021 Live Training, Mike and Kristin discuss practical steps we can take to navigate this season, [...]
Are you parenting a child with a FASD? Have you struggled to make sense of behaviors, their shift from calm and peaceful, to disrespectful and defiant, or aggressive and agitated? If so, you're not alone. In this edition of our Expert Training Videos, our good friend, and FASD educator, Jeff Noble, walks us through keys [...]
In this debut session of our newest content in Oasis, Mike and Kristin walk through Regulation Strategies that can help you navigate just about any behavioral situation you find yourself in with your child. In the broadcast they cover, What is regulation? What is dysregulation? How to help your child re-regulate The #1 goal you [...]
You know how this goes. Your child manipulates, lies, or steals with no inhibition. You’re frustrated, tired, and ready to give up. Mostly because you’ve set the boundary, you’ve asked them to stop, you’ve even attempted to discipline, to no avail. What else can you do? You wonder, “Can I actually set a healthy boundary [...]
We are excited to debut our brand new Oasis Expert Trainings. Each month we will share a new training video to help you achieve success as a caregiver. Our content format will follow our flagship trauma knowledge content and center on 6 key areas: trauma understanding, attachment building, behavior response and management, regulation strategies, home [...]
It's a lesson we all need to learn. One we can always improve. Yes, the power of listening to others. That is the focus of this month's Kitchen Table Talk. So, grab a cup of coffee or your favorite beverage and join Kristin and Nicole at the table.
Kristin and Nicole are back with another Kitchen Table Talk. Let's have an open conversation about diversity. This is what we need in 2020. Grab a cup of coffee or your favorite beverage and join Kristin and Nicole at the table.
In this Kitchen Table Talk, Kristin and Nicole get honest and candid about racism and how it affects all of our families. This is a conversation we all need to have. View now...
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