Parents diploma as assistance in education matters as raise I my child, what rules are useful and which is the best language support? With graduating parents, Turkish-born mothers acquire valuable support in the education and in dealing with their children. Now, the training offer, a cooperation of the Association of Turkish parent federal and the psychological counselling of the Diakonie, will be further expanded because of the enormous interest. A new course in the Calvin House will begin in February. The demand was so great that we had to put some on a waiting list last time”, says Abu Ali Yavuz, Chairman of the Turkish of Association of parents. The current course is fully booked with 14 women. Since October 2008, the participants exchange here on education issues and learn a more conscious, quieter and geduldigeren dealing with their children. A special feature of the parents diploma lies in the composition of the course direction, which is occupied by a Turkish and a German. The Turkish-born Selma Aslan runs the course with Manuela Krancioch bulk of the psychological counselling office.

Aslan knows many cultural differences in education and can help to overcome existing language barriers. Krancioch bulk is familiar through their work in various areas of the Diakonie with different institutions and can give more points of contact if necessary. All courses are held therefore bilingual, in Turkish and German. Both cultures complement each other so well. Born is the concept of the backpack project”, a language project for children from migrant families. We want to achieve with projects like these, that the parents more intensively deal with their children, aware they respond”reported Dr.

Siglinde Naumann, who has taken over the management of the psychological counselling office in October 2008. The doctorate education researcher and psychotherapist has, which will expand work with migrants and to extend the offer. Another focus of activity should be sure to accompany a separation in their parents being parents and to support. Interested parties are invited to inform the psychological counselling office under (02304)-939370. Applications for the next parents diploma in February can also be using this telephone number.