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UC Berkeley Department of Gender and Women's Studies: Searching for parents for interviews

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
City: Berkeley
Ages: Young Adults, Adults
Dear parents, my name is Fabiana Blasco, I'm 28 years old, I am an Argentinian-German sociology student from Berlin and I have just started a research semester at UC Berkeley. I write my master's thesis about paid care work in private households (especially child care) and for this ethnographic study I am searching for parents who employ migrant...

UC Berkeley Department of Psychology: Couples' Emotional Support Study: Recruiting Paid Participants Now!

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
City: Berkeley
Ages: Young Adults, Adults
Our research group in the Psychology Department at UC Berkeley is conducting a study to better understand how romantic couples support each other during times of heightened stress and emotion. We are looking for committed romantic couples who are 18 years of age or older, who would be able to come to the UC Berkeley campus for 1-2 visits and who...

UC Berkeley Golden Bear Sleep & Mood Clinic: Help for Night-Owl Teens!

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
City: Berkeley
Ages: Preteens, Teens
Is your teenager having a hard time getting to sleep? Researchers at UC Berkeley may be able to help! The Golden Bear Sleep & Mood Research Clinic is conducting research designed to improve teens’ sleep and help parents more effectively communicate with their teens about making important sleep behavior changes. This research study takes place...
Hello, my name is Alice Mullin from the Golden Bear Sleep and Mood Research Clinic at UC Berkeley. We are currently trying to gather information about parents’ thoughts on the role parents play in supporting their teenage children to achieve better sleep health practices, as well as the extent to which parents feel that they are well-equipped to...
We are a team of four students at UC Berkeley, in a course focused on engineering for social impact. We are looking for the pain-points experienced by the community, as we are currently building a new solution/resource dealing with early-stage diagnosis of learning differences. As a consequence, we are seeking parents that went through that...

UC Berkeley Relationships and Social Cognition Lab: Exciting Research Opportunity for Children Ages 5-8!

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
City: Berkeley
Ages: Kinder, School-Aged
Hello Parents! We are part of the UC Berkeley Relationships and Social Cognition Lab, and we have a study investigating children's ability to recognize and understand other people's emotions. We are seeking children ages 5-8 years old to participate in our study! Participating in the study is a great way to get your child interested in science and...

UC Berkeley School of Optometry: Seeking children 6-10 years old for myopia study

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
City: Berkeley
Ages: School-Aged
We are excited to announce that UC Berkeley Optometry is a site for the Childhood Atropine for Myopia Progression (CHAMP) Study. This is a randomized clinical trial looking at the safety and efficacy of an eye drop called Atropine that may slow down the progression of myopia, or nearsightedness. Study Information: Duration: 48 months (4 years)...

Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley: Progressive Sexuality Education for Grades K-1

Kids' Classes, Groups, Teams & Tutors
City: Kensington
Ages: Kinder, School-Aged
Each year, the UU Church of Berkeley offers our progressive and values-based sexuality program for grades K-1, 4-6, 7-9, or 10-12.  Our Whole Lives (OWL) is a comprehensive, developmentally appropriate, sexuality education program. It provides information about sexual development, as well as helps participants to clarify their values, build...

Virginia Reiss & Miltner Associates: Young adult or older teen transition options

Services for Parents, Families & Children
City: SF Bay Area
Ages: Teens, Young Adults
Young adults or older high school teens with significant mental illness or “Failure to Launch” or who “were overwhelmed with college/high school and dropped out” can benefit from young adult transitional programs. There is a continuum of services and options depending on the needs of the young adult. 

W.I.L.D. (Wilderness Immersion and Leadership Development): Backpacking / Rites of Passage for Teenage Boys

Summer & Holiday Camps
City: Berkeley
Ages: Preteens, Teens, Young Adults
W.I.L.D. is a skill-building, ceremony-based backcountry program for teenage boys that takes place each summer in Yosemite National Park and the John Muir Wilderness. We offer 7- and 10- day courses for 13-14 year old and 15-19 year old guys respectively. You can see our full Summer 2019 schedule at http://www.backtoearth.org/summer-2019 W.I.L.D....

Willows in the Wind: Willows and Coyote Coast Transitioning Home Workshop

Parent Classes, Workshops & Groups
City: Orinda
Ages: Adults
TRANSITIONING HOME WORKSHOP When:   Saturday, March 23, 2019Where:  Orinda Academy                   19 Altarinda Rd.                   Orinda CA 94563Time:       10 AM -  4 PM Do you have a child in a treatment program that will be coming home in the next 4-6 months?Do you have a child that has already transitioned home but you would like some...

Willows in the Wind: Willows Parent Support Groups - February 2019

Parent Classes, Workshops & Groups
City: SF Bay Area
Ages: Adults
Los Altos Date: Sunday, February 10, 2019     2 guests this month in Los Altos:  East Gate Mentoring and National Treatment TransportTime: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PMLocation: Congregation Beth AM26790 Arastradero Rd.Los Altos, CA 94022 Meeting Details:Oakland Date: Saturday, February 16. 2019Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PMLocation: Kaiser Medical Building3600...

Wits' End Parenting: Free Temperament Assessment for Kids Aged 4 Months-5 Years

Services for Parents, Families & Children
City: Berkeley
Ages: Adults
(Provided by Wits’ End Parenting in partnership with The Preventive Ounce. This Assessment is free if you access it through the Wits’ End Parenting webpage; and this route also gives you the opportunity to talk about the assessment (also at no charge) with Rebecah Freeling, child behavior expert.) ----- Kids are not “blank slates” -- and parents,...

Wits' End Parenting: Got A Strong-Willed Kid??

Parent Classes, Workshops & Groups
City: Berkeley
Ages: Adults
We believe that your child wants to work with you and make a positive contribution to their home- and/or school environment – and if they don’t, it’s because they haven’t yet learned how. And we can teach you to teach them how. Here’s what our clients say happens as a result of working with us: Parents yell less Kids listen more Parents...

Wonderful Idea Co.: Wonderful Idea Co Camp expands to Berkeley in 2019

Summer & Holiday Camps
City: Oakland
Ages: School-Aged
We are excited to announce that registration is now open for our 2019 summer camp at the Maker Ed Community Studio in Northwest Berkeley, brought to you by the educators, tinkerers and artists of Wonderful Idea Co. and Tinkering School.  At each week-long session, campers ages 8-11 will tinker with projects that blend art, science, computational...

Woolsey Daycare: WOOLSEY DAYCARE HAS ONE INFANT OR TODDLER SPOT

Preschools & Daycares with Current Openings
City: Berkeley
Ages: Babies, Toddlers
Woolsey Daycare in Berkeley has full time opening for infant care. Small group (4 infants only). Provider has 30 years of experience at the same location. References available upon request. For more info Please call at 510-848-3432 or emai nkrsahdev [at] yahoo.com

Write You Are!: Creative Writing Classes for Teens at Albany Community Center

Kids' Classes, Groups, Teams & Tutors
City: Albany
Ages: Preteens, Teens, Young Adults
Rachel Rosekind, PhD, MLIS, a teacher, editor, and writer, will be leading a series of creative writing classes for youth ages 11 and up at the Albany Community Center beginning Monday, March 4. Class descriptions, a brief bio, and registration information are below. Please visit the website www.writeyouare.com or contact me directly with any...

Youth Musical Theater Company: Spring Musical Theater workshops and Technical Theater Apprenticeships!

Kids' Classes, Groups, Teams & Tutors
City: Berkeley
Ages: Preteens, Teens
Musical theater training!  Technical theater Apprenticeships!  Grades 7-12 SPRING AFTER-SCHOOL ACTING FOR MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP: April 9 - May 16, 2019.  Tues/Thurs, 4:30-7:00pm. In this 6-week-long workshop, students will to work on material from a variety of exciting musical theater shows (tailor picked for the students in the class), with a...

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