September Workshops

  • e mail or phone registration required
  • Topical Workshops

    • Helping an Upset Child
      All children get upset but most parents feel worried or embarrassed when anger, tears or temper tantrums last “too long.” It is often hard to know what to do. This workshop discusses some of the reasons why children have big reactions to little things and presents practical ideas that can help parents respond effectively.

      Thursday 9/11- 7- 8:30 PM

    • Resistant Children

      Does your child resist doing things that could be fun and engaging? You are not alone. It is not unusual for children to prefer the comfort of home and familiar routines to new or potentially challenging ideas. This workshop will give everyone present the opportunity to talk about their family while presenting ideas that help parents handle their child’s aversion to new or challenging ideas and activities.

      Tuesday, 9/16- 7 – 8:30 PM

    • A Workshop for Parents of Teens and Tweens

      Teen, tweens and their parents are going through an exciting and demanding time. Hear stories from other moms and dads, benefit from a supportive environment and listen to helpful perspectives that can help you guide and care for your adolescent.

      Monday, 9/29 – 7 – 8:30 PM

    Ongoing Groups

    • Single Moms
    • Mothers who have become single parents through divorce or
      separation thinking about their children.
      Saturday, 9/13 – 2:30 – 4 PM
    • Mothers who have experienced substantial conflict with their ex partner.
      Saturday, 10/4 – 2:30 – 4 PM
    • Parents of Children with Special Needs
      Monday, 9/8 – 7:00-8:30 PM
      Friday, 9/19 – 3:30 – 5 PM

    There is a $15 – $35 sliding scale fee per family for each workshop.
    E mail or phone registration is required.

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    Helping Parents Strengthen Relationships at Home