Living With and Managing ADHD
Course Code: 9988
  • Thursday July 27th 2017 (12:30pm - 3:30pm)

Presenter: Kristin Wheeler Highland

Living with or teaching someone with ADHD (diagnosed or suspected) can be challenging. ADHD is one of the most commonly diagnosed conditions of children (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2015). The diagnostic term attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) refers to individuals who display patterns of inattention, impulsivity, and overactive behavior that interfere with daily functioning. Participants will receive an overview of ADHD, discuss the myths and realities of ADHD and receive tips for supporting and managing with and for those with ADHD.

PEDU: 9009 Activities to Accelerate Learning

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.
2.  10 renewal units for a teaching certificate.

Membership Discount: To receive the membership discount your employer must be a member of Resource Training & Solutions. You will need to select the School District, City, County or other Governmental Agency that you are employed with during the registration process in order to receive the discount.

More Details
No One Likes a Bully
Course Code: 9989
  • Monday August 7th 2017 (12:30pm - 3:30pm)

Speaker: Kristen Wheeler Highland

Bullying has been making headlines recently. Have you ever wondered exactly what bullying is? Have you wondered what will happen? Do you know what traits add up to a 'bully' or their victims? Come explore the profile of a bully and strategies to change behaviors and support everyone involved. This workshop is appropriate for people working and caring for preschool and school age children.


PEDU: 9003

Early-bird Discount: $10 early-bird discount if you register by May 12, 2017 (to receive this discount you must enter SUMMER17 into discount code box)

Membership Discount: To receive the membership discount your employer must be a member of Resource Training & Solutions. You will need to select the School District, City, County or other Governmental Agency that you are employed with during the registration process in order to receive the discount.

More Details
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 8th and snacks and beverages on both days.

PEDU: 9014 Creating Practical Strategies and Ideas

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.
2.  10 renewal units for a teaching certificate.
More Details
CANCELLED: Childhood Anxiety Disorders
Course Code: 1095
  • Tuesday August 22nd 2017 (8:30am - 10:30am)

Presenter: Rebecca Cluever

This workshop will explore current research for children with anxiety disorders. Participants will learn about interventions to help children and caregivers understand anxiety, interventions to empower the inner strengths of the child, and learn to create a safe environment for children and caregivers experiencing anxiety. Parents, educators, and other professionals will leave the session better equipped to provide interventions to children with anxiety.

PEDU: 9008 Developing New Ideas in Education

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.
2.  10 renewal units for a teaching certificate.

Membership Discount: To receive the membership discount your employer must be a member of Resource Training & Solutions. You will need to select the School District, City, County or other Governmental Agency that you are employed with during the registration process in order to receive the discount.

More Details
Anxiety: A Family Affair
Course Code: 1075
  • Tuesday October 10th 2017 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

This workshop will explore current research for children with anxiety disorders. Participants will learn about interventions to help the child and caregiver understand anxiety in their family, interventions to empower the inner strengths of children and caregivers, and learn to create a safe environment for children and caregivers experiencing anxiety. Parents, educators, and other professionals will leave the session better equipped to provide interventions to children with anxiety.

Please note: This single session class is being offered at 1:30 – 3:00 pm and again at 7:00 – 9:00 pm.

More Details
Anxiety: A Family Affair
Course Code: 1074
  • Tuesday October 10th 2017 (1:30pm - 3:00pm)

This workshop will explore current research for children with anxiety disorders. Participants will learn about interventions to help the child and caregiver understand anxiety in their family, interventions to empower the inner strengths of children and caregivers, and learn to create a safe environment for children and caregivers experiencing anxiety. Parents, educators, and other professionals will leave the session better equipped to provide interventions to children with anxiety.

Please note:

This single session class is being offered at 1:30 – 3:00 pm and again at 7:00 – 9:00 pm. 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.
More Details
How to Put the Fun Back into Parenting with Love & Logic
Course Code: 1065
  • Monday November 6th 2017 (5:30pm - 9:00pm)
    Monday November 13th 2017 (5:30pm - 9:00pm)
Are your children always fighting with you? Have you been trying to figure out how to prepare your children to think for themselves? Are you looking for a more positive relationship with your children? Do you wonder how you can have responsible and respectful children?

Time to register for a “Parenting the Love & Logic Way” class. Come learn how you too can raise the odds of living in a more peaceful, positive home. You will learn how to model respectful and responsible behavior for your children. Join this class to learn how you can guide your children to think for themselves and grow up to be responsible and independent adults that make you proud.

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.
More Details
Nurturing the Blended Family: A Different Family Challenge
Course Code: 1077
  • Thursday January 25th 2018 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Participants in this workshop will gain a better understanding of:

Developmental Stages of Families What Children need in blended families Strategies for supporting parents and blended families

This workshop will include practical, commonsense information and strategies to help families in their new family structure.
 

Please note: This single session class is being offered at 1:30 – 3:00 pm and again at 7:00 – 9:00 pm.

More Details
Nurturing the Blended Family: A Different Family Challenge
Course Code: 1076
  • Thursday January 25th 2018 (1:30pm - 3:00pm)

Participants in this workshop will gain a better understanding of:

Developmental Stages of Families What Children need in blended families Strategies for supporting parents and blended families

This workshop will include practical, commonsense information and strategies to help families in their new family structure.

Please note:

This single session class is being offered at 1:30 – 3:00 pm and again at 7:00 – 9:00 pm. 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.
More Details
How to Put the Fun Back into Parenting with Love & Logic
Course Code: 1067
  • Saturday February 24th 2018 (8:30am - 4:00pm)
Are your children always fighting with you? Have you been trying to figure out how to prepare your children to think for themselves? Are you looking for a more positive relationship with your children? Do you wonder how you can have responsible and respectful children?

Time to register for a “Parenting the Love & Logic Way” class. Come learn how you too can raise the odds of living in a more peaceful, positive home. You will learn how to model respectful and responsible behavior for your children. Join this class to learn how you can guide your children to think for themselves and grow up to be responsible and independent adults that make you proud.

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.
More Details
Rage, Anger, and Aggression in Children and Adolescents: How to Understand and Calm the Angry Mind
Course Code: 1078
  • Tuesday March 20th 2018 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

This presentation will assist with understanding 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 you 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.

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.

More Details
Raising Responsible, Respectful Children
Course Code: 1079
  • Tuesday April 17th 2018 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Why is it so quiet around the house when work needs to be done? Do you ever think it would just be easier if you just did the work yourself? STOP! Don’t rob your children of significant, character building, and learning opportunities. Attend this class to learn:

Steps to getting resistant children to do work What to do if a child refuses or forgets to do them Why this work is so important for character development The short and long term benefits of work for children
More Details
How to Put the Fun Back into Parenting with Love & Logic
Course Code: 1068
  • Saturday June 2nd 2018 (8:30am - 4:00pm)
Are your children always fighting with you? Have you been trying to figure out how to prepare your children to think for themselves? Are you looking for a more positive relationship with your children? Do you wonder how you can have responsible and respectful children?

Time to register for a “Parenting the Love & Logic Way” class. Come learn how you too can raise the odds of living in a more peaceful, positive home. You will learn how to model respectful and responsible behavior for your children. Join this class to learn how you can guide your children to think for themselves and grow up to be responsible and independent adults that make you proud.

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.
More Details