Sarah Getoff was interviewed by local NBC affiliate WWLP for a story about young girls and self-esteem issues.
Relationships: Be Right or Be Married
My partner Jaime Olander and I have been married now for seven months, since early October. Perhaps it comes as no surprise that a recent series of couples’ workshops posted on Your Stories Northampton caught my eye.
Sarah Getoff, a Northampton-based psychotherapist regularly offers workshops entitled “Do You Want to be Right or Do You Want to be Married?” [Read more…] about Your Stories Northampton article by Kelsey Flynn for Masslive.com
July 17, 2012
CDs Available include:
Beyond Praise and Punishment – How to teach children self-esteem and self-control
In this innovative workshop, parenting expert Sarah Getoff offers specific skills to help parents solve the toughest behavioral problems. Learn why praise can be problematic and discover the drawbacks of logical consequences, time-outs, threats and rewards. You will gain skills to improve your child’s behavior and his or her self-esteem. You will also hear Sarah’s insightful answers to frequently asked questions.
In her clear and conversational way, Sarah talks to parents about validating their children’s feelings and about the importance of offering choice to a child in many situations. She shares engaging anecdotes about her own daughter to demonstrate why praise and punishment don’t work. Sarah also gives suggestions on managing a range of situations. [Read more…] about Sarah Getoff Releases CD Based Tools for Parents