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Nurturing Parenting Classes: 10 Week Series

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until May 16, 2018

Free

Join us at the Carnegie Branch!

Have you found being a parent is harder than you expected?  Do you wish you had an expert or a peer you could talk to about the difficulty of parenting?  If so, JDL would like to invite you to take part in our FREE Nurturing Parenting workshops at the Carnegie Branch of the Jackson District Library.  The workshop is hosted by Parent Education Nurturing Parenting Trainers from Family Service and Children’s Aid.  Stop at the Reference desk or call 788-4087 if you have any questions.

*There will NOT be childcare provided*

Week 1           March 7 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Informational Gathering

Week 2           March 14 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Nurturing Parenting
  • Cultural Parenting Traditions
  • Self-Care
  • What is Trauma
  • Developing Spirituality in Parenting

Week 3           March 21 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Making Good choices
  • Trauma prevention

Week 4           March 28 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Growth and Development of Children
  • Brain development and the effects of trauma

Week 5           April 11 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Importance of Touch
  • Developing Empathy
  • Effects of Trauma

Week 6           April 18 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Managing and communication feelings
  • Managing anger and stress

Week 7           April 25 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Understanding Discipline
  • Alternatives to spanking
  • Understanding why children act out

Week 8           May 2 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Rewards and punishments
  • Review Discipline

Week 9           May 9 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Establishing Nurturing Parenting Routines
  • Building Safety

Week 10         May 16 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Exit Interview
  • Feedback and certification

Details

Date:
May 9
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Carnegie Library
244 W. Michigan Ave.
Jackson, MI 49201 United States
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Phone:
517-788-4087
Website:
http://myjdl.com/carnegie/