What: This 8-week (16-hour) parenting class series is tailored specifically for parents of school-age children and provides parents with all the concepts and tools needed to implement Positive Discipline in the home/family setting. Some of the prominent themes include child brain development, social emotional learning, belonging and significance as innate social needs, the essential nature of long-term positive parent-child relationships, mutual respect, modeling behaviors, authoritative parenting styles that use kindness and firmness at the same time, connection before correction, the criteria for effective discipline, agreements and follow-through, non-violent communication, family meetings, routines, and the internal locus of control that guides parents and children alike to practice self-regulation. Parents have commented that the experiential activities help them better get into their children's world and connect with them on deeper levels!
When: Tuesdays, October 22 - December 10th, 2018 from 6:30pm-8:30pm
Where: Live Oak Community Resources
Who: Colleen Murphy, Certified Positive Discipline Trainer, ECE co-op teacher with over 16 years of ECE teaching experience both with children and as a Certified Positive Discipline in the Classroom Educator
Cost: $100 per person or arrang scholarship as needed
Contact: Stephanie ASAP 831-476-7284 x107 or email stephanie @pdcrcc.org