Parenting

Parenting Classes

Nurturing Fathers

A course designed to empower any male figure who actively provides guidance, love, and support to enhance the development and growth of children for whom he cares. This course covers topics such as Nurturing Our Children and Ourselves, Discipline without Violence, Play, Balancing Work and Fathering, Dealing with Feelings, and becoming the Father (father figure) I Choose to Be. An evidence-based program Developing Attitudes and Skills for Male Nurturance.

Active Parenting 4th ed

Active Parenting 4th ed, an evidence-based program, is for parents of children ages 5-12, provides the essential Active Parenting model of open communication, encouragement, and nonviolent discipline. This will touch base on drug prevention, problem-solving, and bullying. The curriculum touches base on parents engaging with the school and helping steer their child(ren) to educational success.

Crossroads of Parenting and Divorce

A 4-6 hour seminar, derived from evidence-based  Cooperative Parenting and Divorce, to help divorced or divorcing parents avoid and prevent divorce abuse. Divorce abuse is a specific type of emotional abuse that divorcing parents cause when they lose sight of their child(ren)’s needs.

Incredible Years

THE PRESCHOOL BASIC PARENTING PROGRAM

The Incredible Years® evidence-based parenting programs focus on strengthening parenting competencies and fostering parent involvement in children’s school experiences, to promote children’s academic, social and emotional skills and reduce conduct problems. Coming in January 2018

 Child Passenger Safety Checks

The best way to protect children in the car is to put them in the right seat at the right time. On staff is multiple Child Passenger Safety Technicians certified by the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration. The technicians help educate caregivers on the correct selection, installation, and use of car seats, booster seats, and seat belts based on the best practice as set forth by both seat and car manufacturer instructions and manuals. For more information click here ⇒ National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration.