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Bananas: Free Spring Parenting Classes at BANANAS!

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Adults
Join us for free parenting workshops at BANANAS! At each workshop there will either be free, limited child care or babies are invited to attend. To sign up for child care, call 510-658-7353. Here's our complete calendar of events. Choosing Child Care at Eastmont Library: 4/17 and 5/15 (children welcome) New Moms Support Group: 4/18 and 4/25 (...
The Transition to Parenthood Presented by Dr. Ted Obbard (Oakland Psychologist) Hosted by Dr. Michael Linn & Dr. Paula Brinkley A free presentation and discussion on that not-so-talked about transition:  parenting as a team, responsibilities and gender roles, how to get support, intimacy and communication. Stanford Children’s Health Bayside...
Commercialism is a factor in many of the key problems facing children today, including obesity, eating disorders, youth violence, increased materialism and the erosion of the creative play. Marketing via tv, mobile devices and apps is so ubiquitous that protecting children from its harmful effects can seem overwhelming or even impossible. In this...
Parent Education & SupportAges: Babies, Adults Our April Return to Work for Breastfeeding Moms class is on Thursday, April 27th, 11:00am - 12:30 pm. 828 San Pablo Ave (at Solano Ave) in Albany $60We will cover:  Talking to Your Employer Equipment You'll Need for Pumping Bottlefeeding Strategy to Support Breastfeeding Talking to Your Baby's...
The Spring Session of Epworth Playgroups for toddlers has just begun.  You are welcome to join one of our groups of moms, dads, toddlers, grandparents and nannies!  Our two hour groups are a great place to connect over a cup of coffee while your little one explores a safe, sunny room with plenty of activity centers, climbing structures, books,...
FaultLine Theater (based out of PianoFight, 144 Taylor Street, San Francisco) presents Breeders, a "bitingly funny" new play about a gay couple panicking about commitment, settling down, and adopting a child... while they are taking care of a pair of hamsters that are having tons of babies. Experience the laughs, the debates about Neil Patrick...
Metamorphosis Talk: Ancient and Modern Girls Coming of Age Date: Tuesday May 16, 2017 7-9PM Location:  Private Yurt in Berkeley (address given upon registration) This talk is designed for adults only. Join Sarai Shapiro, founder of Gaia Girls Passages, as she shares how you and your daughter can be fully supported to grow through the mysterious...

Home Base Parenting Fundamentals: New to Parenthood Workshop

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Adults
SATURDAY April 29TH 9AM- NOON at 411 30th Street Oakland, Suite 514.  Are you feeling stressed and overwhelmed with parenting your new baby and/or are you interested in getting to know your own and your partners ideas about parenting? This parenting workshop series is developed and led by three local psychologists.  It will provide parents with...
This group is a FREE group for new parents who are feeling overwhelmed, agitated, anxious, and/or depressed in their new role. Parents and babies are welcome to come, share their stories, ask questions and seek support in a relaxed environment with licensed clinical psychologists. Please call 510-316-7333 in advance to reserve your spot. For more...
Nurturing the Nurturer: Self Care for Parents & Caregivers with Marla Rosen of Jewish Family and Community Services East Bay SEMINAR TICKETS Wednesday, May 3 Childcare drop off 6:00 - 6:30pm, workshop 6:30 - 7:30pm, questions and pickup 7:30 - 8:00pm  When life is busy with children, family, work and other relationships, it’s easy to put...
Psychotherapy and Parenting Support I work with individuals, couples, adolescents, parents and facilitate parent support groups. I treat issues related to depression, anxiety, divorce, loss, illness, life transitions and parenting challenges.  I have a special interest in working with parents and caregivers who are struggling with the typical...
Saturday, May 13 | 9am-12pm | The Oakland Center  FREE SEMINAR FOR PARENTS AND EDUCATORS by David Berg, ET, Founder & Director of Making Math Real Staying the Course: Changing Lives for Students, Families and Teachers Why is my child/student so confused? Why is my child/student losing confidence in math? Why is my child/student becoming...
Staying the Course: Changing Lives for Students, Families and TeachersSpecial FREE SEMINAR by David Berg, ET, Founder & Director of Making Math RealSaturday, May 13 | 9am-12pm | The Oakland Center  Why is my child/student so confused? Why is my child/student losing confidence in math? Why is my child/student becoming anxious about math? Why...

Natashia Fuksman: New Mom Support Group beg April 25th

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies
Beginning April 25th, Tuesdays from 10-12pm (for six sessions) Location: 3030 Ashby Avenue (just above Claremont), Berkeley, CA 94705 Facilitator: Cathy Carr, MFT   Great group for moms (1st and 2nd time) & babies focused on the joys, challenges & humorous moments of this rite of passage. It is a 6 week facilitated group which focuses on...
Please join us for this free workshop on May 11th at 6:00 pm! It will be hosted in Oakland Public Library's main community room (125 14th Street in Oakland) and presented by Facing History and Ourselves. For over 40 years, Facing History and Ourselves has helped teachers, students, and parents learn about prejudice, discrimination, and intolerance...
Parents Place offers a wide variety of programs for parents of newborns through adolescence. Here are a few of the programs offered this month. Pre-registration is required for all workshops. To register go to: http://parentsplaceonline.org/location/marin-county/ or you can call them at 491-7959. Parents Place Marin is located in Central San...

Parents Place Marin: How to Talk So Little Kids Will Listen (2 – 7 years) 4 week series

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged
Are you getting worn down by morning mayhem, bedtime battles, sibling scuffles, dawdling, and defiance? Do you try to avoid using threats, bribes, and punishments, but find yourself using them anyway just to survive the day? Would you like to have practical and effective methods to make life with children easier and more satisfying? Come learn a...
   7th Annual Mindful Mothers' (Day) Retreat -                     Saturday 5/13  from 10:00 - 1:30  - West Berkeley Location      Come honor your motherhood in this half day retreat led by Gina Hassan, PhD, mother, psychologist, and mindful parenting coach. We will practice mindfulness with guided meditation and other practices including a yoga...

Rachel Tucker, LMFT: Early Parenthood Support

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged
While parenthood has unexpected joys and rewards, it also has unexpected difficulties. Children go through developmental changes very quickly as they grow. It can be a challenge to keep up with these changes and adjust our parenting appropriately. It is essential as parents to be able to make time to reflect about parenthood. I especially enjoy...

Rachel Tucker, LMFT: Making Mornings Easier - Program for parents & children

Parent Education & Support
Ages: Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged
Making Mornings Easier - A Month Long Coaching Program For Families with children ages 3-8 Many of the families I work with have shared that the morning routine is filled with conflict, nagging. and the feeling that you're running late (because you are!). I have created a program for parents that will help you to get organized and start feeling...

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