Parenting


Classes

Parenting the Middle Years
(8-13 yrs of Age)
5 Sessions
Led by Rich and Shelly Howard

Sundays, starting September 13, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Life in the Middle Years provides parents of 8-12 year olds practical parenting strategies as you and your child prepare for the teen years. This updated five session parenting series will explore many issues and topics that parents find challenging including:

-The nature of compliance to parental instruction
-The power of communicating life giving words
-Peer Identity versus Family Identity
-Critical conversations – Sex, Drugs, and Hormones
-Cyber parenting in the Digital Age
-Transitioning from Parental Authority to Parental Influence
-Awareness of “The Seven Warning Flags”


Toddlerhood Transitions
(18 mos – 3 yrs of Age)
5 Sessions
Thursdays, 10/15 – 11/12
8-9:00pm

Understanding the Toddlerhood Transition and having an intentional parenting strategy can put you on the right path in your parenting journey!

This condensed online class will explore many issues and topics that parents find challenging including:

-The “Why” of parenting

-The importance of Structure & Routine

-The Nature of Toddler Conflict & Obedience

-Sending Right & Wrong Messages

-Instruction, Encouragement & Correction

The complete 9 week course in 5 online Zoom classes!

Class Workbook will be shipped to the address provided on the registration form (No P.O. Boxes please)

Workshops

Understanding Temperaments: Marriage & Parenting Workshop
Saturday, 10/10
3-4:00pm – $10 per couple or single parent

Have you ever considered the temperaments or taken a temperament test?

For parents, it helps us to understand why we parent the way we do and why we may or may not be connecting with our children. Discovering your temperament can give you helpful insight to yourself, understanding for others, and strengthen your relationships.


How to Raise a Responsible Child
Saturday 10/24
3-4:00pm
$10 per family
Special Online Guests Gary & Ann Marie Ezzo!

This online family workshop will feature a 50-minute video (we will email you a follow along handout) followed by a brief presentation and question/answer session with the Ezzos!


Mealtime Manners & Behavior
Just in time for the holidays!
Saturday, 11/7
3-4:00pm
$10 per family

This presentation from the Parenting from The Tree of Life series, will cover basic etiquette and civilities for mealtime.