Matrimonial Love - Spring 2020
There is a need for a strong bond between the spouses in order to achieve better results in raising children. This course is designed for all married couples who want to strengthen their marriage and deepen their personal growth. Marriage is a life project to be undertaken with responsibility, freedom and love. This course will help couples by providing them with the knowledge and tools to achieve greater marital happiness.
One of the purposes of early education is to turn all the situations of the family life into amazing moments of learning. Many studies show that adequate early stimulation is the most efficient tool to obtain a complete personal development, in the field of intelligence, psycho motor activity and behavior. This course will help you discover the main pedagogical frameworks and the basic habits that infants should acquire.
First Letters - Fall 2020
Children between 4 and 7 years old start to develop their personality and reach the age of reason. This stage requires much individualized attention from parents. The course will help parents reconcile a unique upbringing with the influence of friends and family. It is now time to introduce to children the family style that each marriage creates and help channel their behavior on the basis of the human virtues.
In the years between 7 and 10, children feel comfortable in the environment they are involved in. As a consequence they find themselves taking a great quantity of personal decisions in many daily situations. To be able to choose, children need to have a scale of values to use as reference. In this course, parents analyze the importance to live according to a scale of values, how to transmit and how to help them acquire these values.
During puberty, children experience physical and psychological changes that affect their sensibility and behavior. At the same time, children are influenced by aggressive external factors. In this course, parents analyze the causes and effects of such changes and they study the most appropriate guidelines to maintain a firm and down-to-earth relationship with their children, without limiting their natural discovery of the world.
Between the conflicts and crisis of this phase, many of the values transmitted by the family during infancy, begin now to dull, be contrasted and assimilated. In this course, parents discover the value of their adolescent children and discover how to efficiently communicate in moments of crisis. In addition, they will analyze the social tendencies that impact the development of their adolescent’s fragile personality.
In Personal Project, we aim to apply the same methodology to help young adult professionals contemplating marriage. Young adults find themselves making very important decisions that will affect the rest their lives, and more often than not, in an environment that is not necessarily family-friendly. Through this course, participants will discuss essential criteria and acquire necessary knowledge to more confidently make these important decisions.
Topics to be covered include developing a healthy work-life balance, finding the right person to marry, and making the transition from single life to married life, with an emphasis on how to succeed in marriage through virtues.