First Comes Love, Then Comes Marriage, Then Comes Baby in a Baby Carriage.
But what if along with these happy moments you are faced with unforeseen hardships. Now What?
You are thrust into the world of parenting. A world that doesn’t come with an instruction manual but is an exciting journey full of varied experiences, fears, questions and hopes of happily ever after.
Being a parent is probably one of the most difficult occupations in the world
So what do you do when you are not just faced with the usual parenting challenges of when to toilet train and how to deal with my stubborn child. What if you need to continue parenting and dealing with all these concerns while your world turns upside down by life circumstances such as death of one of the parents, single parenthood, infertility, divorce, health concerns, immigration to new country and/or your child is diagnosed with a learning disability and/or special need. This is where I, Dr. Carol Leibovich – Mankes will use my personal experiences as well as my expertise to guide, inspire and provide you with the tools to be the best parent you can be despite unforeseen hardships. I can show you that it can be done and simplify the process for you..
If you are ready for an outside perspective. Someone with expertise, passion and empathy to guide, empower and provide you with applicable tools
YOU'RE IN THE RIGHT PLACE!!
Don’t just rely on self help books, Facebook, google articles etc. to teach you what you need to do. Do you really know how to do it? How many times have you read an article and said “I will make the change now”, and after time passes you have lost the motivation. It’s especially hard to maintain the motivation when going through what seem like unbearable life circumstances. This is where I, Dr. Carol Leibovich – Mankes comes in as a parent coach. I will facilitate the road to gaining control over your life so that you can be the most effective and confident parent.
The most effective way to raise happy kids, is to be a role model and
be happy ourselves
Happy parents can raise happy kids
(Services Offered Virtually And In Person)
parenting Education Sessions (In-Person or Virtual):
Do you have questions you think are best addressed individually? You’re not alone, and nothing will surprise me! Schedule some one-on-one time with Dr. Carol Leibovich – Mankes. Dr. Carol Leibovich – Mankes is available to provide research, information, advice and support on topics including:
- Child/adolescent development
- Communication Skills
- Nurturing self-esteem
- Eating, sleeping or toilet training
- Parent/child relationships
- School readiness
- Any other parenting concern
Life / Parent Coaching (In-Person Or Virtual):
Life / Parent Coaching Sessions are set up to guide, support and Empower parents to understand and accept their individual life circumstances so that they can regain control. By doing so, you as a parent can empower your child to also overcome the possible helplessness that comes with a drastic change in their lives. By finding your own happiness, you provide your child with the necessary love and discipline to develop positive self esteem, sense of safety, stability and resilience.
Parent Support Groups (In-Person Or Virtual):
Designed for parents who want to meet others who are facing related life tribulations and provide an outlet, support and form a community. Support networks are of outmost importance while trying to overcome life adversities such as grief, divorce, having a child with a disability etc. They help us to see the light at the end of the tunnel, and to find support along the way.