Parenting Skills

The Parenting Skills program. (English & Spanish on weekdays and weekends). Is offered to parents, caregivers, and community members to promote the benefits of healthy and positive environment in raising a child to avoid child abuse / neglect / placement.

Objectives:

  • This PS program is offer to parents, caregivers, and community members to promote the benefits of healthy and positive environment in raising a child to avoid child abuse/neglect/placement.
  • These lessons will help participants to improve their parenting skills in the following areas: Child Development I and II, Principles of Good Communication, Discipline Vs. Punishment, Mental Health I and II, and many others subjects.

Recommended Books:

  • Common Sense Parenting. Toddlers and Preschoolers. Boys Town. NA. 2001.
  • Active parenting of Teens. Michael Popkin, Ph. D. 1999.
  • Relatives Raising Children: A Guide to finding help and hope. 2005.
  • Helping Your Child Be Well. Raghavendra A. N. Raó. MD.
  • Helping Children Cope with Divorce. Edward Teyber. 2001
  • Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus. Jhon Gray, Ph. D.