Parenting Workshop

02-Oct-2007   Tuesday
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM

Category : Town Services

Department / Board / Committee : Youth & Family Services

Type : General

 

   Westwood Youth & Family Services                  

 

                                              Presents

 

        Parenting

                                Workshop

 

Tuesday October 2, 2007 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Islington Community Center

 

NOW REGISTERING…SPACES STILL AVAILABLE!

CALL TO REGISTER TODAY!

If interested, contact Youth & Family Services ASAP at 781-320-1006 to register.

 

Presenter: Dr. William DeFranc

Director, Westwood Dept. of Youth & Family Services

 

A workshop designed to provide behavior management strategies for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents from preschool through high school and to enhance their performance as effective parents.  Topics to be addressed will include:

 

• improving communication with your child(ren)

• how to avoid battles with children and manage family conflicts

• identifying participants' parenting styles and strengths as caregivers

• determining age appropriate rewards and consequences

• resources for married, single, separated, divorced, widowed mothers and fathers; foster and adoptive parents, and grandparents