ARE YOU A PARENT THAT... NEEDS SUPPORT? INFORMATION? TIPS TO COMBAT STRESS? MORE PARENTING TOOLS?
The Laurel Center is pleased to offer these FREE Parenting Workshops!!
In the course of this 10-week parenting class, parents will learn a wide variety of Nurturing Parenting concepts such as: age appropriate developmental capabilities, empathy, and self-worth. We will also explore alternatives to spanking with the goal of empowering our children to make good choices, problem solve and communicate in healthy ways! These classes are appropriate for parents with children of any age.
Lesson 1: Philosophy and Practices of Nurturing Parenting
Lesson 2: Ages and Stages
Lesson 3: Brain Development Children & Teens
Lesson 4: Communicating with Respect
Lesson 5: Building Self-Worth
Lesson 6: Understanding Feelings
Lesson 7: Morals, Values and Family Rules
Lesson 8: Praising Children and their Behavior
Lesson 9: Alternatives to Spanking
Lesson 10: Dealing with Stress and Anger
Evening Option: Mondays 9/18/17 – 12/4/17 (no class 10/9/17 and 11/13/17) Time: 5:00pm — 6:15pm
Morning Option: Tuesdays 9/5/17 – 11/14/17 (no class 11/7/17) Time: 9:15am — 10:30am
*Location: Clarke County, VA — Parks & Recreation, 225 Al Smith Cir, Berryville, VA 22611
Wednesdays 9/27/17 – 12/6/17 (no class 11/22/17) Time: 1:00pm — 2:30pm
*Location: Front Royal, VA – Samuels Public Library (more info given at registration)