Mindful Parenting Evening with Shirley Pastiroff - Tuesday 17th September
Venue: Takapuna Grammar School Library
Shirley is a counsellor, mother of 5 and one of New Zealand’s leading mindful parenting experts. She trained at the University of Auckland and now works at Renew Your Mind, where she specialises in stress-reduction and research-based mindfulness training. She has worked with clients as diverse as ANZ Bank and Air New Zealand, as well as in the media and education sectors.
Her main passion is working with parents, and she now focuses much of her time on communicating ways to transform how we parent, in a world of ever-increasing demands and expectations. She has been running the popular Mindful Parenting course at The Parenting Place for the last 5 years, and is currently writing a book on the subject.
She is in increasing demand for her inspirational workshops in which she introduces parents to simple but transformative skills to reduce stress levels, improve family relationships and create deep and lasting connections with children of all ages.