VA has free, confidential online courses to help Veteran parents connect with their children. Helpful anytime, but especially during the holidays which can bring a lot of stress.
By Dr. Carolyn Greene, VA Mental Health Services
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
The holidays are a festive time. They can bring joy and quality time with your family. But as we all know, holidays can also bring a lot of stress. Plus, winter weather may force you to be stuck indoors, which can lead to cabin fever and even more stress.
VA developed Parenting for Service Members & Veterans (Parenting) to help parents connect with their children and strengthen their families. Parenting teaches skills and tools to help you communicate with your children and manage your own parenting stress. While the Parenting course is useful…