RELAX: Alternatives to Anger for Parents and Caregivers

This interactive workshop for parents and those who Mother holding upset toddler.provide care for young children is designed to help adults increase their knowledge about anger and strong emotion in young children and the developmental stages of social emotional self-control. Through discussion and skill-building activities parents and caregivers learn what anger is and what triggers anger, explore ways to practice and reinforce positive communication skills, and learn methods of incorporating children’s literature into the process of teaching problem solving skills.

For more information download the free RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Parent Caregiver handouts samples.

The Parent and Caregiver workshop is based on RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Curriculum, which is available for purchase through the MSU Extension Bookstore. Sample RELAX: Alternatives to Anger handouts are also available to download.

RELAX: Alternatives to Anger event dates and locations can be found on the MSU Extension events page.