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GPA to Offer Virtual Session on Social-Emotional Health

May 11, 2020 – When parents and caregivers serve as an emotional coach for their children, children learn productive and healthy ways to respond to their feelings. Now, more than ever, families are needing support in handling emotions.

To help families, Guilford Parent Academy (GPA) is offering The Emotional Coach, a virtual session coming up Wednesday, May 20. Parents can choose the morning or evening session.

GPA Virtual Family Engagement Session: The Emotional Coach
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
10:30 am - 11:30 am OR 5:30 pm - 6:30 p.m.

“Emotion Coaching allows parents to recognize their own emotions, the practice of self-care, and learn the importance of expressing emotions in a healthy way,” said Kimberly Funderburk, director of GPA. “At the session, parents and caregivers will learn strategies to take of themselves as well as practical ways to raise emotionally resilient kids.”

Click here to register. After registering, a link for the virtual sessions and instructions for logging on will be emailed to participants. To learn more about this series and other GPA offerings, visit, email or call 336.279.4924.