John Muir Health is offering two Summer Programs for Parents to teach steps that allows parents to take immediate action towards preventing and intervening in children and adolescents' negative choices.
Loving Solutions is a 7 - week series to guide parents to gain skills and confidence to communicate with your strong-willed or out-of-control child. Occurring Tuesdays at the Women's Health Center in Walnut Creek from 4:00 - 6:00 pm starting July 7th, 2009. Please note the cost of the 7 week series is $90.
Session 1: Parenting the Strong- willed child
Session 2: Ideals Rules and Tools
Session 3: Responding to Our Children's Choices
Session 4: Structuring for Success
Session 5: Concrete Solutions for Tough Kids
Session 6: Recognizing Supporting Success
Session 7: Children with ADHD/ADD
Parent Project is a 10- week series designed for parents of teens to teach specific prevention and intervention strategies for destructive behaviors, address some of the most serious questions parents have, while empowering you as a parent and transforming your teen. Occurring on Tuesdays at the Women's Health Center Walnut Creek from 6:30 - 9:00 pm starting on July 7th, 2009. Please note the cost is $90 for the 10- week series.
Session 1: Understanding our Children
Session 2: Addressing Problematic Behavior
Session 3: A Parent's Formula for Success
Session 4: Adolescent Drug Use
Session 5: The Out-Of-Control Child
Session 6: Developing Personal Action Plans
Session 7: Finding Help and Support
Session 8: The Dynamics of Change, Conflict, and Active Listening
Session 9: Communication and Consistency
Session 10: Promoting a Family Unit/Putting It Together and Making It Work
Please check out the website for more information and to confirm details or call 925.941.7900.