Best YOU = Balanced YOU
Course Code: 9797
  • Monday February 27th 2017 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)
Finding a balance between life, work, family, kid’s activities, meals, exercise, a social life, etc. Come to this presentation to learn wellness tips and tricks to help you survive and thrive during the busiest time of your life trying to do it all! We are told time and time again that we will miss this stage, but we are all TOO busy to even think each day. Learn how you can balance out everything you have going so that you are truly living and enjoying “this stage” and not just going through the motions.

Please note: When more than one person is registered, a "bring a friend" discount will be applied to this registration which reduces each registration by $2.50. Full payment confirms registration. A certificate of attendance will be given at the end of the class
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Parenting the Love and Logic Way
Course Code: 9887
  • Monday March 6th 2017 (5:30pm - 9:00pm)
    Monday March 13th 2017 (5:30pm - 9:00pm)
There is no more difficult, detailed and time-consuming job than raising children. Yet children come with no instruction manuals! The class “Parenting the Love and Logic Way” can be that manual in the areas of respectful communication and discipline. Attend this workshop to not only learn new techniques, but also be able to discuss it with parents of similar aged children. 
At this session learn simple, low stress communication techniques that are effective with children from toddlers to teens.  Avoid power struggles Guide your children to solve their own problems Model and teach responsibility and respectful communication Raise your children without raising the roof! Please note: When more than one person is registered, a "bring a friend" discount will be applied to this registration which reduces each registration by $2.50. Full payment confirms registration. A certificate of attendance will be given at the end of the class The alternate weather date is March 20, 2017
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Your Worried Child: Parent and Child Strategies to Reduce Anxiety
Course Code: 9796
  • Tuesday March 14th 2017 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)
Speaker: Kim Hellier
Topic: Anxiety

Much attention has been given to the topic of anxiety. It almost may seem “normal” for children to be anxious. Are more people living in a very anxious state? Come to this class to learn how to differentiate between normal worry and problematic worry; how to teach children strategies to reduce worried thoughts, feelings and behaviors including relaxation techniques and to prevent the avoidance trap (e.g. school refusal, bedtime refusal); and how to use parenting behaviors that buffer children from anxiety and to avoid parenting strategies that promote fear.

Please note: When more than one person is registered, a "bring a friend" discount will be applied to this registration which reduces each registration by $2.50. Full payment confirms registration. A certificate of attendance will be given at the end of the class
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Parenting the Love and Logic Way
Course Code: 9664
  • Monday April 3rd 2017 (5:30pm - 9:00pm)
    Monday April 10th 2017 (5:30pm - 9:00pm)
There is no more difficult, detailed and time-consuming job than raising children.  Yet children come with no instruction manuals!  The class “Parenting the Love and Logic Way” can be that manual in the areas of respectful communication and discipline.  Attend this workshop to not only learn new techniques, but also be able to discuss it with parents of similar aged children. 
At this session learn simple, low stress communication techniques that are effective with children from toddlers to teens.  Use simple communication techniques that are effective with toddlers to teens. Avoid power struggles Guide your children to solve their own problems Model and teach responsibility and respectful communication Raise your children without raising the roof! The alternate weather date is April 17th, 2017.
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Parenting with Love and Logic
Course Code: 9665
  • Saturday June 3rd 2017 (8:30am - 4:00pm)
There is no more difficult, detailed and time-consuming job than raising children. Yet children come with no instruction manuals!  The class “Parenting the Love and Logic Way” can be that manual in the areas of respectful communication and discipline.  Attend this workshop to not only learn new techniques, but also be able to discuss it with parents of similar aged children. 
 At this session learn simple, low stress communication techniques that are effective with children from toddlers to teens. ‚Äč Use simple communication techniques that are effective with toddlers to teens. Avoid power struggles Guide your children to solve their own problems Model and teach responsibility and respectful communication Raise your children without raising the roof! Please note: When more than one person is registered, a "bring a friend" discount will be applied to this registration which reduces each registration by $17.50. Full payment confirms registration. Because we only take a 30-minute lunch break, please bring a sandwich or frozen entree to the class for yourself to eat. We will provide beverages and snacks. A certificate of attendance will be given at the end of the class
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9 Essential Skills of the Love & Logic Classroom
Course Code: 9915
  • Tuesday August 8th 2017 (8:30am - 3:00pm)
    Wednesday August 9th 2017 (8:30am - 12:30pm)
Are you seeking ways to raise your test scores by spending less time disciplining and more time teaching?
Want to be more compliant with MDE for positive intervention?
Wish for less burnout?
The following concepts will be taught in the course:  Neutralize arguing Delaying consequences Empathy Developing positive teacher/student relationships Setting limits with enforceable statements Using choices to prevent power struggles The Recovery process Quick and Easy Classroom Interventions Guiding Students to Own and Solve their Problems A workbook and handouts are included in the course. Lunch will be provided on August 9 and snacks and beverages on both days.
 
Credit options:
1.  University of the Pacific (PEDU) credits. You may get 1, 2, or 3 credits depending upon completion of assigned homework.
Credits fees: 1 credit-$62.00, 2 credits-$124.00, and 3 credits-$186.00.  For more information about University of the Pacific, go to http://www.teacherfriendly.com.It is recommended to get all credits approved by your school district prior to applying for PEDU credits.
         PEDU No. for this workshop: 9001 Develop a New Learning Activity Practicum
2.  10 renewal units for a teaching certificate.
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