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Parent Education & Support

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Free Workshop!  Raising young ones in the digital era!? How do we do it? Ann Martin Center is hosting a  workshop "Raising Good Digital Citizens: effective ways to help your children make responsible and smart."  While this workshop is geared towards parents, all interested are welcome to attend.  For more information: http://www.annmartin.org/...
 Ann Martin Center is hosting a parent panel "Rainbow Stories: Parents Share Their Stories of Raising Gender Diverse Youth" on Thursday, March 23 from 6:30-8pm.  While this workshop is geared towards parents, all interested are welcome to attend.  For more information: http://www.annmartin.org/rainbow-stories. Ann Martin Center is located at 1375...
How To Teach Better Communication Skills All Day Every Day Ann Martin Center offers a free workshop to parents, though all who are interested are welcome to attend.   Time: Thursday, May 11,  2017, 6:30-8pm Location: 1375 55th Street, Emeryville, CA To register: http://www.annmartin.org/how-teach-better-communication-skills-all-day-e...      

AnnaGriffin CPR: Infant and Child CPR class

Parent Education & Support
Ages: All Ages
AnnaGriffin CPR: Infant/Child CPR and Choking Learn how to save a life - with lots of hands-on practice - in this lively 2.5 hour Infant and Child CPR class. Be prepared, feel confident! Practice what to do for choking, drowning, poisoning, suffocation and electric shock in babies and children up to age twelve. Using fun, home-based exercises, we...

Decoding Dyslexia CA: School Dispute Resolution Workshop

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Adults
Are you hitting roadblocks with your child's school while trying to secure special education services?  There are important laws designed to protect the rights of children with disabilities and their parents. This workshop will focus on options available to parents when conflicts with their child's IEP team or the district cannot be resolved in...

Freeling & Associates: He won’t take No for an answer?

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Adults
My boy is in trouble for hitting at school.My daughter is strong-willed and just won’t listen.My child is so volatile I walk on eggshells when we’re together. Some kids are naturally very strong-willed and emotionally intense. These are powerful, positive character traits! On the other hand, let’s face it, passionate volatility or a refusal to...
NONVIOLENT COMMUNICATION WORKSHOP FOR PARENTSDo you long for more connection and harmony in your relationship with your daughter? Join us for a supportive workshop with Heather Phipps to bring the practices of Nonviolent Communication into your parenting.April 23 from 2-5 PMWorkshop location is at a private home in El Sobrante, CA$15-30 sliding...

Habitot Children's Museum: Immigrants: Know Your Rights!

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Adults
Join us for a FREE workshop on immigrant rights. This workshop will teach you what to say, what to do, and what your rights are in protecting you and your family should you interact with immigration authorities. The workshop will be led by Charles Wheeler, an expert Bay Area immigration attorney. Thursday, March 23 . 6-7:30pm In English and...
Being a parent is challenging enough. Having a child with learning differences, a genetic diagnosis, behavioral or emotional challenges, or ADHD is especially difficult- not only for the parents but for the entire family. If you are wanting to connect with others who have similar challenges and can truly "get" what you are going through, please...

Jocelyne Gardner, MSW, LCSW : Psychotherapy and Parent Support specializing in parenting challenges, learning Differences, ADHD, Special Needs

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens, Teens, Young Adults, Adults, All Ages
I work with individuals, couples, adolescents and parents. I treat issues related to depression, anxiety, divorce, loss, life transitions and parenting challenges.  I have a special interest in working with parents and caregivers who are struggling with the typical daily challenges and those coping with the unique issues of raising a child with...

Lee Safran, MFT: New Postpartum Stress Support Group

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Adults
Greetings,   I have a new Postpartum Stress (depression/anxiety) Support Group beginning 3/25.. II am currently meeting with interested individuals to discuss if it is a good fit for them..  I have run these groups for the last 10 years and really enjoy facilitating a space for connection, growth and community for women feeling isolated in their...
Come be a part of this monthly ongoing Thursday eve workshop! As Spring approaches, join me in illuminating what adds more harmony & ease to your parenting days. In an open discussion space format, come receive ideas to replenish your parenting toolbox, learn to identify personal triggers,gain insight into the reasoning behind your child's...

Loving Hands: Learn how to massage your baby in Berkeley

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies
Deepen the bond with your baby using nurturing touch - Learn how to massage your baby! This is a five sessions parent's course - New group starting in Berkeley Monday, March 27th, 3pm. Both parents are welcomed to attend! For babies 0-12 months. In five weekly classes you will learn how to give your baby a full body massage. We will talk about...

Mocha Moms Inc.(Contra Costa County Chapter): Mocha Moms Support Circle and Play Group

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens, Teens, Young Adults, Adults, All Ages
Our Support Circle and Playgroup and all of our chapter activities are designed to get Moms out of the house and mingling with their fellow Mocha Moms! Support Meetings are approx. 2 hours in duration and serve as opportunities for mothers to get the kids out of the house, gather and talk - an activity that most adults take for granted but, is...

Mom & Baby Yoga: Child & Family Yoga with Alexis Azzam

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies, Adults
This Postnatal and Baby Yoga/massage class is devoted to promoting connection between caregiver and baby with yoga poses, song, and touch that stimulate the nervous system and aid in digestion and sleep. Caregivers have a chance to breathe, stretch, and strengthen their own bodies alongside their babies, while fostering community with one another...

Parents Place Marin: Bye Bye Diapers (18 months – 4 years)

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers
Toilet learning can cause confusion and tears in toddlers and parents alike. This workshop will give you important information on this developmental stage, and strategies to prepare you to undertake the task!  Topics include: assessing readiness, reviewing various toilet-training techniques, setting the stage for learning, dealing with resistance...

Parents Place Marin: Infant and Child CPR (for expectant parents, parents, grandparents, and caregivers of children up to onset of puberty)

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
Learn to recognize an infant or child in distress, rescue measures for choking, CPR techniques, and infant sleep safety. Includes hands-on practice with mannequins.  One-year certification provided. Pre-crawling babies welcome. With Shanda Manion, CPR instructor certified by the American Heart Association in basic life support.  $45. Sun., Mar. 19...

Parents Place Marin: Is That Me Yelling? (all ages)

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens, Teens
Want to have more harmony at home and less yelling? Most parents agree that yelling isn’t beneficial, but many report that they just don’t know what to do when their children misbehave. Learn to create a plan—and more—to address the issues that trigger yelling. One recent participant shared, “Rona’s class goes beyond the standard suggestions of...
Are you confused and frustrated by your child's inability to 'just sit still'? Do you get frequent calls from your child's teacher about incomplete assignments? Are you tired of having to constantly repeat your requests? These and other concerns are frequently experienced by parents of children with ADHD -- a common behavioral disorder that...

SF Bay Play Therapy : Parent-Child Social Skills Playshop

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged
Free 90 Minute play experience for children ages 5-11. Parents: You will be guided by an experienced play-therapist through a range of fun and educational games in order to learn skills ranging from conflict resolution skills to emotional awareness.  Location of workshop: Sports Basement 2727 Milvia Ave.Berkeley, CA  Please see link for further...

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