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Amy's Infant Massage : 5 Classes

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Babies, Adults
Join us for a 5-week parent/infant (1 month - pre crawling) massage series where you will learn how to use nurturing touch to bond with your baby. Strokes for different parts of the body will be taught, as well as gentle movements and a routine for gas and colic. Come discover the many benefits of infant massage and meet other mothers in an...

AnnaGriffin CPR: CPR and Choking for Infants and Children

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Preteens, Teens, Young Adults, Adults
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 focus on building your skills and confidence...
Epworth Baby and Toddler Playgroups have been introducing new families to each other for many years.  Are you interested in getting to know others in your community who are raising babies and toddlers?  Want a chance to get out of the house, have a cup of coffee or tea and enjoy watching your little one engage in creative activities with others?  ...

Home Base Parenting Fundamentals: New to Parenthood Workshop

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Adults
SATURDAY January 28th 9AM- NOON.  For new parents with children under 9months. Located at 411 30th Street Oakland, Suite 514.  Our parenting workshop series is developed and led by three local psychologists.  It will provide parents with scientifically based information about child development and attachment in a way that is easy to understand,...

Love Your Nature: Real Talk Circle for Parents of Teens

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Adults
REAL TALK MARIN Parents of Teens Support Circle What are teens doing?  What do they want?  What do they need? And how can we support them?  with Emily Frost & Charis Denison    SPRING 2017 SESSION: PARENT CIRCLE MEETS 1/18, 2/15, 3/22 7-9pm in Fairfax All parents/caregivers welcome.   One day you have a child, the next - a teenager! This...

Making Math Real Institute: Making Math Real: 9 Lines Intensive

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Adults
VISIT WWW.MAKINGMATHREAL.ORG FOR MORE INFO Making Math Real: 9 Lines IntensiveJanuary 21-22 and February 4, 2017 2.5(2.5 academic units available from CSUEB) ∞  REGISTER  COURSE DESCRIPTION:  This is the one and only Making Math Real course for learning and applying the 9 Lines symbol imaging mental organizer for developing automaticity with the...

Parents Place Marin: Choosing the Right Preschool for Your Child (1 – 5 years)

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Toddlers, Preschoolers
Choosing the Right Preschool for Your Child (1 – 5 years) Understand different preschool philosophies and how to identify high-quality programs that match your needs. Learn the criteria to consider when choosing a program, what to look for during school tours, and tips for gaining admission into selective schools.  With Cara Guyot, Parent Educator...
Girls Leadership - Parent and Daughter Series: 2/3 Nine Tools for True Friendship (girls 7 – 8 years and their parent) Like any pursuit – soccer, dance, or writing poetry – developing social-emotional intelligence and learning authentic self-expression takes practice. Through fun and interactive games and discussions, parents and daughters will...
Girls Leadership - Parent and Daughter Series: K/1 Tools for Sunny and Cloudy Days with Friends (girls 5 – 6 years and their parent) It’s never too early to start to learn and practice social-emotional intelligence skills. Parents and daughters will bond and explore healthy relationships through exciting interactive games and engaging stories....

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

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged
Infant and Child CPR (for expectant parents, parents, grandparents, and caregivers of children up to onset of puberty) 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....

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

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: All Ages
Is That Me Yelling? (all ages)  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...

Parents Place Marin: May I Have Your Attention Please! Parenting Your Child with ADHD (6 - 13 years)

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: School-Aged, Preteens, Teens
May I Have Your Attention Please! Parenting Your Child with ADHD (6 - 13 years) 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...

Parents Place Marin: Positive and Effective Discipline: A Crash Course (3 – 5 years)

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Preschoolers, Kinder
Positive and Effective Discipline: A Crash Course (3 – 5 years) Starting with a basic understanding of developmental norms for 3- to 5-year-olds, we will break down the components of discipline—communication, listening, modeling, consequences, and more—to learn about improving limit-setting, encouraging responsibility, and fostering communication...

SF Bay Play Therapy : 8 week Parenting Group (online and in person)

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Adults
Tuesdays 10:45am-12:45pmStarting January 24th in San Francisco or Mondays (starting January 23th) 11:00-1pm Online This 8-week Study Group will focus on the Parenting by Connection listening tools seen below.  Learn how these tools can help transform challenging behaviors and get the support you need to be the parent you always wanted to be!You...

Support Group for Mothers: Pregnant Mothers Support Group starts Feb 8

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Adults
Are you beginning to imagine yourself as a mother? The intentions you set for yourself as a mother as your baby grows and develops are the beginnings of parenting. This joyful (but complicated) transition creates both a desire to go deep into your feelings, and to go wide into a broader community. This group is a chance to starting building your...

Support Group for Mothers: Preparing to Return to Work Class: Jan 27

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Babies, Adults
Our January Return to Work for Breastfeeding Moms class is on Thursday, January 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 Caregivers Building Up Your Stash Work Day...

Support Group for Mothers: Second Time Mothers Group - starts Jan 18

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Babies, Toddlers
Spots available in upcoming Support Group for Second-Time Mothers! Group meets in Albany on Wednesdays, January 18 - February 22, 2017 10:00am-12:00pm.  For over 35 years, Support Group for Mothers has been offering a safe, non-judgmental environment where you can share the joys (and address the challenges!) of parenting in the early months. Join...

Then Comes Baby: Belly Babies: A TummyTime Method Class

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Babies
Saturdays: January 21st – February 11th, 12:00pm – 1:00pm (No class on January 14th);  Or Thursdays February 16th - March 9th, 12:00pm - 1:00pm Does your baby seem to hate ‘tummy time’?  Or, does your baby seem to prefer to turn their neck to one side most of the time or have a bit of a flat head from back sleeping ?  Do they have a history of...

Wits' End Parenting: Got Spirit? Free school visit when you register in Jan or Feb!

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens, Teens, Adults
Got a spirited kid? A kid who’s very sensitive… a kid who’s pretty impulsive… a kid who angers easily… a kid who’s very, very persistent… If you’re having a hard time with your child’s behavior and/or emotional volatility, we can help. We specialize in spirited kids, and we believe that-- --Even though your child is more intense than other kids,...

WorkingParenting: Parenting with Positive Discipline classes in Oakland

Parenting Classes, Workshops & Groups
Ages: Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens, Teens
Peaceful Parents, Cooperative Kids:  from conflict and chaos to cooperation and calm in 6 weeks This Parenting with Positive Discipline workshop series will help you show up as the parent you want to be, and create a home where respectful cooperation is the norm.  Here's just some of what you're learn: My favorite 3-step ritual to stay cool, calm...