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Spanish Cooperative Parenting & Divorce Group Complete Kit



Padres Cooperando en Medio de un Divorcio: Protegiendo a los Hijos del Conflicto Creado (Cooperative Parenting and Divorce: Protecting Your Children from Your Conflict)

This video-based program in Spanish will help parents learn to shield their children from parental conflict while establishing a positive, long-term relationship with the child’s other parent. The program is designed for groups of 10 to 16 parents and is divided into 8 sessions. All materials (except the Leader’s Guide) are in Spanish. Video is dubbed by professional actors in Mexico.

Program kit includes: • 1 DVD (dubbed in Spanish, approx. 36 min.) • Leader’s Guide (in English) • Parent’s Guide (in Spanish) • Parent Completion Certificate (in Spanish) • Supplemental Materials on CD ROM (61 pp.)

How the program works: Facilitated by a trained parent educator, the 8-week program is part video and part group discussion. It is recommended for groups of 10-16 parents. Each session is designed to last 2 hours. • Educates parents on the impact their conflict has on their children • Explains children’s issues in divorce • Teaches parents the practical skills they need to manage anger, increase impulse control, resolve conflict and talk to each other without arguing

Course Outline

  • Session 1: Child-Focused or Out of Focus: Commitment to Caring
  • Session 2: Plan for Peace or Tug of War: Allowing My Child to Love Both Parents
  • Session 3: Letting Go or Holding On: Changing My Long-Term Role
  • Session 4: Make It Better or Keep It Bitter: Choosing My Personal Path
  • Session 5: Neither Fight nor Flight: Managing My Anger
  • Session 6: Defuse or Light the Fuse: Taking Control of Conflict
  • Session 7: All a Winner or Winner Take All: Negotiating Agreements
  • Session 8: Cooperation or Conflict: Co-Parenting Is Forever
Spanish Cooperative Parenting & Divorce Group Complete Kit