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Parenting is no easy task! In a world of conflicting advice and never-ending demands on our time, it can seem next to impossible for families to know what's best for their children. The Parenting Coaches at Brigid Collins are here to help!

Learn and practice positive parenting approaches at this parenting group for parents of children ages two to eight. Group is free for qualifying families.


December 20 - Positive Parenting: The Teen Years
Learn effective tools for strengthening relationships with teenagers and increasing safe, healthy and compliant behaviors. Appropriate for parents of teens. $15

January 17 - Myth Busters: The Truth about Teen Behavior
Explore the teenage brain and gain insight into how their brain development impacts decision-making and relationships. It's not as simple as we sometimes think!. Appropriate for parents of teens. $15

February 21 - Power of Positive Parenting
What is positive parenting? Learn five principles that work! Appropriate for parents of children up to age 12. $15

March 21 - Raising Confident, Competent Children
How do children learn responsibility and respect? Learn to boost your child’s self-esteem and encourage independence. Appropriate for parents of children up to age 12. $15

April 18 - Raising Emotionally Resilient Children
What is emotional resilience? Learn how to teach your child to cope with the ups and downs of life. Appropriate for parents of children up to age 12. $15

May 16 - Positive Parenting: The Teen Years
Learn techniques to manage day-to-day stress that help you stay calm to consistently apply positive parenting strategies. Appropriate for all ages. $15.

June 20 - Myth Busters: The Truth about Teen Behavior
Through the lens of developmental assets, find out what environmental supports and experiences make all the difference. What research says may surprise you! Appropriate for parents of pre and school-age children. $15


All seminars are held on Thursday evenings from
5:30 to 7:30pm at Brigid Collins Family Support Center at 917. S. 3rd Street in Mount Vernon. Childcare is not provided. For more information, contact Megan Brown Douglas, MSW, LICSW at mbrown@brigidcollins.org or call (360) 734-4616.

Preschool Basic
(for parents with children
ages 2-8 years)

February 12 - June 11
Every Tuesday evening

Toddler
(for parents with children
ages 9 months-3 years)

January 7 - April 15
Every Monday evening


Dinner at 5pm | Class from 5:30 to 7:30pm
Childcare provided upon request.

 

All groups are held at Brigid Collins Family Support Center at 917 S. 3rd Street in Mount Vernon. For more information about eligibility or registration, contact Kari at kpendray@brigidcollins.org or call (360) 428-6622 ext. 214.

*Funded in partnership with the Dept. of Early Learning.







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$15 fee for each attendee. An online payment option will open after you register for your seminar.
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If you're having difficulties registering online, you may also call (360) 734-4616.