Parenting: First 5 Years

Active Parenting: The First 5 Years 

Choice of workshop dates (Wednesday Evenings)

Time: 5:15pm-7:45pm

Location: Virtual through Zoom (A smartphone or computer with video camera capability is required)

  • 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 @ or call 540-982-1427 EXT 5154