Workshops and Groups

  • e mail or phone registration required
    brooklynphp@gmail.com or 718-638-9444
  • Topical Workshops

    • Parents of Tweens and Teens
      2bd Monday of each month – please note schedule change for December
      Tuesday, 12/12
      Monday 1/8, 2/12
      7 – 8:30 PM
    • Power Battles
      3rd Wednesday of each month
      Please note schedule change for February
      12/20, 1/17, 2/28
      7 – 8:30 PM

    Ongoing Groups

    • Parents of Children with Special Needs
      Wed.12/20, 1/17, 2/7, 2/28 – 3:30-4:30 PM
      Thurs. 12/7, 1/4, 2/1 – 7:00-8:30 PM
    • Single Parents
    • There are no groups for Single Parents meeting this month. Parents Helping Parents makes a special effort to provide support to single parents.
    • Contact Sharon for details.

    There is a $20 – $40 sliding scale fee per family for each workshop.

    To register, receive more information or make suggestions of workshop topics that might be helpful to your family Contact Sharon

    Recent Workshops for Schools and Organizations:

    • Handling Your Child’s Anger, Frustration or Fears
      Brooklyn Kids Club
    • A Workshop for Parents of Children Who Only Act Out at Home Brooklyn Sandbox
    • A Workshop for Professionals Who Work with Parents – Staff of multiple PS in East New York Brooklyn
    • Handling Anger at Home – Brooklyn Parents of Twins
    • Useful Perspectives for Pediatricians to Keep in Mind – Grand Rounds Methodist Hospital Park Slope, Brooklyn
    • Juggling the Emotions of Tweens – PS 39
    • Handling Separation Anxiety – Brooklyn Children’s Museum
    • Mornings – Can They Ever Go Well? – PS 39
    • Communicating Effectively with Your Teen – IS 61
    • Establishing Good Communication with Your Child – PS 39
    • Reducing Tensions in Our Homes – MLK Day Celebration organized by Spoke the Hub
    • What is Effective Parenting? – parenting forum at BAX
    • Thinking Well of Parents in School Settings -Lighthouse International
    • Ongoing Workshops – Baruch College Early Learning Center
    • Parenting As a Couple – Holistic Moms Meeting
    • A Workshop for Parents Whose Children Only Act Out at Home – PS 321
    • How to Support Parents Suffering from Peri-Natal Loss – NYU Midwife Training Program and Real Birth Parent Center
    • “How can You Tell if You’re a Good Parent?” – Mothers of Twins Convention

    Recent Workshops at Parents Helping Parents

    • Power Battles
    • Helping Your Family with Loss, Illness or Transition
    • A Workshop for Professionals Who Work with Parents
    • Helping Your Child with Anger,Frustration or Fears
    • Parents of Boys/Parents of Girls:what’s the same,what’s different?
    • Picking Your Battles.When to Say No and When to Let it Go
    • Transistions!!! How to Make them Easier
    • Parents of Siblings
    • Pregnant and New Parents
    • Parents of Young Children
    • Parents of Teens and Pre-Teens
    • Single Parents
    • Parenting Children in Challenging Times
    • Parenting Children who only “Act Out” at home
    • Mornings! Can They Ever Go Well?

    To allow for a full discussion in our one room space, there is unfortunately no childcare available during workshops.