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Mindful Fathers Workshop

February 28, 2016
Homestead Valley Community Center

Presented by Stepping Stones, this is a day for fathers and grandfathers to circle up, relax, learn, play, and receive practical tools for being the kind of dads you want to be.

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The Mindful Fathers Workshop will be a day for fathers and grandfathers to circle up, relax, learn, play, and receive practical tools for being the kind of dads you want to be.

  • Learn practical mindfulness skills including how to be more present, how to handle challenges at home, and how to honor your own parenting style
  • Connect with other fathers who are going through similar parenting challenges
  • Strengthen your relationships with your family
  • Experience what it is like to be fully supported as a father

About the facilitator:

Aaron Schiller is on a mission to support young people and help their families overcome life’s many challenges. As the founder of Coach Schiller Coaching & Counseling, Aaron has made it his life’s work to explore these challenges and come up with real-time solutions that can be implemented on a daily basis. Aaron offers a unique approach by working with families in their homes and communities to bring holistic support into their lives. He also collaborates with local therapists and other specialists to serve the needs of young people and their families.

Aaron is the founder of the Mindful Father Group, a training designed to support dads in their journey to be more involved, patient, accepting, and loving parents. He has over 15 years of experience working with young people as a former Special Education Teacher, Group Home Counselor and Youth Sports Coach.  He is certified by The Interchange Counseling Institute and is currently on their leadership team supporting the 2015/16 class. Aaron lives with his wife and two daughters in Mill Valley, California. It is in his home that he learns from his own trials, tribulations and joys of being a parent.

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