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Parenting Strategies for Challenging Behaviors, March 21

Oppositional behaviors like whining, disrespecting others, sleeping, and toileting issues are some of the biggest challenges parents may face with preschoolers. Parents are invited to the Children’s Center Preschool for a special presentation on “The Terrible Two’s, Three’s, Four’s, and Five’s … Parenting Strategies for Challenging Behaviors” on March 21, 7:00–8:30pm, by noted behavioral and developmental pediatrician Dr. Damon Korb. 

  • Learn parenting strategies for difficult behavior
  • Understand the impact of temperament on behavior
  • Gain a perspective of children’s needs for healthy development
  • Realize treatment options for very young children

Although there is no fee for attending this event, the Children’s Center is expecting a large crowd and requests that attendees register online in advance.

Confident and Connected Parenting Class

On Tuesdays, January 30 – March 13, 9:00–11:00am in the Youth Room, Suzy Heltzel will lead participants through six sessions designed to increase parenting confidence and enjoyment in a nurturing, positive, supportive and fun environment. Specifically, participants will learn how to build a better connection with their child, increase their child’s cooperation, and set limits with empathy. The cost for this class is $275. Please register online. Checks can be paid directly to the instructor, Suzy Heltzel, or you may drop off check at the Children’s Center office to secure your spot.