CANCELLED: 1-2-3 Magic
Course Code: 9662
  • Saturday January 21st 2017 (8:30am - 4:00pm)
This popular and interactive class addresses the difficult task of child discipline with humor, keen insight and proven experience. This program provides easy-to-follow steps for disciplining children without yelling, arguing or spanking. You'll also learn:
• How to control obnoxious behavior
• The Six Kinds of Testing and Manipulation and how to handle them
• What to do about such issues as chores, homework, messy rooms, and lying
For use with children ages 2-12.

Please note:
•    We have a weather alternative date of January 28, 2017.
•    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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Rage, Anger and Aggression in Children and Adolescents: How to Understand and Calm the Angry Mind
Course Code: 9636
  • Tuesday January 24th 2017 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)
Calming down an emotional situation between a parent and a child can be really difficult. It is easy to get caught in the emotion of the moment. Adults can do better when they can remain calm and understand the situation. This class will help adults understand the spectrum of anger in children and adolescents, how anger impacts the brain and body system, and consider how anger and rage can occur and be supported in family systems. During the presentation adults will learn tools on how to help children and adolescents reduce anger as their go-to response, and have intervention ideas for professionals, caregivers, and parents for when a child is angry. 

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: 9794
  • Saturday February 18th 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.  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! Special Note:
Also included is a follow up session for this class on Monday, April 24, 2017 7:00-9:00 p.m.

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 The alternate weather date is February 25, 2017
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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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