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Positive Parenting Skills Workshops

Busy Rascals, in conjunction with Maple Walk School, are delighted to be running another series of positive parenting skills workshops. Please see below details of our upcoming workshops and events:

Busy Rascals Presents “An Introduction to Attachment Play” With Rebecca Sheikh of Flourishing Childhood And Maple Walk School

Date: Saturday, Apr 21, 10:00
Location: Maple Walk School

Book via:

‘Did you know that discipline doesn’t have to be stressful tedious or frustrating, and that you can solve many of your children’s behaviour problems with certain kinds of playful activities?’ Dr Solter.

In this experiential session by Rebecca Sheikh of Flourishing Childhood, we will look at the 9 forms of Attachment Play and their therapeutic value as outlined in Dr Solters book, ‘Attachment Play’. The information applies to children birth to age 12.

Maple Walk School Presents “Self Esteem Matters”

Date: Wednesday May 2, 19:00
Location: Maple Walk School

Book via: http://www.maplewalkschool.co.uk/News/Positive-Parenting-Skills-Workshops/

How parents can talk to children in a way that encourages them to be more motivated and co-operative. Building a positive bond between parent and child helps to encourage good behaviour and boost a child’s confidence and self-esteem. Run by Educating Matters Rachel Vecht. Donations to Children in Need. Book your space.

Busy Rascals Presents “20 Alternatives To Losing Your Cool With The Kids” With Flourishing Childhood And Maple Walk School

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 19:00
Location: Maple Walk School
Book via: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/busy-rascals-presents-20-alternatives-to-losing-your-cool-with-the-kids-with-flourishing-childhood-tickets-44952250391

In this workshop we will look a little closer at 20 ways we can support our children (and ourselves) through challenging behaviour. They are 20 tools you can draw upon when you feel like you want to just scream from frustration or at the end of your tether as the use of rewards or punishments just don’t seem to work.

Maple Walk School Presents “Managing Screen Time Use”

Date: Wednesday June 20, 19:00
Location: Maple Walk School

Book via: Booking Details to follow. Please check back on the link below near to event date. http://www.maplewalkschool.co.uk/News/Positive-Parenting-Skills-Workshops/

A practical

session exploring how parents can help their children manage technology and the risks involved in being online – setting boundaries and protecting your child.

Busy Rascals Presents “Understanding Attachment: What is it and why is it important to me and my child?With Dr Amelia Roberts, UCL Deputy Director for the Centre for Inclusive Education

Date: Thursday, July 5, 19:00
Location: Maple Walk School
Book via: Booking Details to follow. Please check back here near to event date.

This talk will look at growing our understanding of “attachment” in theory and in practice. Topics covered include:

What is attachment?

How does it impact on our happiness and sense of well-being?

How can it help us to form friendships?

How can it help us to learn?

What are the signs we see when it is secure?


January Workshops to Motivate

We are delighted to be hosting a series of January workshops for parents and carers which will be held at Maple Walk School in Harlesden.

The events, one of which are co-hosted with Maple Walk School, aim to launch the new year on a positive note and cover a range of topics including “Declutter and Organise Your Home” and “Look Good, Feel Good – how to feel energised inside and out” and “Creative Writing for Wellbeing”.

All events take place on a Saturday and are ticketed. Please look at the following links for prices, further details and to book a space.

Declutter and Organise Your Space

Look Good, Feel Good

Write Your Mind

Busy Rascals Winter Party 2017:
Date: Tue, Dec 12, 09:30-11.30am
Location: The Queensbury


Please note that this is a paid ticketed event which includes entry to this private party, lunch, entertainment and money towards fundraising for our nominated charities NSPCC and West London Rape Crisis Center. Payment is required via PayPal to keep ticket prices low (Eventbrite unfortunately now has higher fees). Limited tickets. Please book asap to avoid disappointment. Hope you can come! Love, Sharmine, Noah and Jonah from Busy Rascals x

Check out “Mindfulness Before Christmas Hosted By Busy Rascals ” on Eventbrite!

Date: Sat, Nov 25, 09:30

Location: The Queensbury

For more information and to book, please click here:


Saturday 23 September 2017: Busy Rascals presents Parenting and Sleep Workshops led by bestselling author Sarah Ockwell-Smith at Busy Rascals held at Maple Walk School

Please find below the following links for booking the above workshops:

Please see a calendar below of our upcoming events and workshops:


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