Parenting: First 5 Years
Active Parenting: The First 5 Years
Choice of workshop dates (Wednesday Evenings)
Location: Virtual through Zoom (A smartphone or computer with video camera capability is required)
August 11, 2021 thru September 22nd, 2021
October 6, 2021 thru November 17th, 2021
February 9th, 2022 thru March 23, 2022
April 20th, 2022 thru June 1st, 2022
Workshop size is limited, so please register early to ensure a spot, as this workshop is very popular.
During the 7 sessions of this program a range of important topics will be discussed, including:
You and Your Child: Styles of parenting, ages and stages of development, building a bond with your child, the method of choice
Preventing Problems: Your child’s beautiful brain, using nonviolent discipline, the “A-C-T” of parenting
Encouraging Positive Behavior: The power of encouragement, choices and consequences, caring for the caregiver
Preparing for School Success: 6 smart things parents can do to help young children get ready for school
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) and the effect on child development
5 Bridges program: 5 concepts related to overall well-being for parents
Participation will include a 2 1/2 hour weekly Zoom session, which will be supportive, friendly, fun, and thought-provoking. You will hear how other parents deal with concerns just like yours and be encouraged on how to deal and cope with the everyday concerns of being a parent to young children.
Please use the registration button on the website to enroll in a parent workshop.
For more information, please contact:
Cynthia Levasseur @ email@example.com or call 540-982-1427 EXT 5154
*Please note that there is a separate parenting workshop also offered in Spanish by Casa Latina.
Please see details below.