Monday, 23 November 2015

Polish School in Tauranga

It is crucial for Polish emigrant’s families who come to New Zealand, to ensure that their children can still communicate, speak and understand Polish language. It is not easy when you live overseas. At home usually one of the parents is Kiwi. At school and with friends it’s all English, and what about Polish?
Mrs. Magdalena James, a music teacher in Tauranga, initiated the first Polish school starting with her own 4 kids. Every Sunday playing piano, she begins her class with Polish language with songs and games.
A high positive energy surrounds students from 3 to 12 years of age. All are friends and all try to speak Polish. My CMC massage lesson was very well received – all enjoyed massage colleagues and parents.

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

Bonding and Secure Attachment in Theory and Practice

Today I gave a short introduction of the above subject to students of Ntec  National Tertiary Education Consortium, a new Tertiary Group New Zealand.  Students from Applied Social Practice – Diploma in Counselling and Family Therapy were a very receptive audience. It was a real pleasure to resonate with them while sharing the experience in the field of Bonding and Attachment. Our approach is the same. Children need
loving touch to thrive. Beginning of cooperation just started with