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September 2019

Helping Children Handle Their Feelings – Junior League of Arlington

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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$20.00

Does it feel like everyone in the family is screaming at each other? Do your children melt down when told “no” or they are not getting their way? This session is designed to increase parent’s understanding and their abilities to recognize and understand their own feelings as well as their children’s feelings.  It is also deigned to increase parent’s ability to help their children manage and express their feelings. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Please arrive 15 minutes before class…

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Making Rules and Enforcing Consequences

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

“Do you really mean it this time?” Learn the steps for establishing clear expectations and for implementing effective consequences. This class is especially helpful for parents of older children. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not available and children are…

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Co-Parenting Essentials – Junior League of Arlington

September 28 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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$45.00

Co-Parenting Essentials is an evidence-based program designed to assist parents in co-parenting, focusing on adult issues related to communication, managing emotions and accepting personal responsibility for personal actions.  This class is designed to help prevent problems resulting from divorce and to keep children out of the middle of conflict. Co-Parenting Essentials meets the Texas Family Code Title 5, Chapter 5, Section 105.009 Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day…

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October 2019

Controlling Anger in the Family *Free Class*

October 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCC South Campus, 5301 Campus Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119 United States
Free

“How can we control temper flare-ups?” Learn techniques that foster mutual respect and effective communication to diffuse anger in the family. Class time: 11:00 - 1:00 pm Please make childcare arrangements. Childcare is not available and children are not allowed in class. Please arrive 15 minutes before class begins. Late entry is not allowed. Certificate of completion available.

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Parenting Styles

October 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

Are you a marshmallow, drill sergeant, or tennis ball parent?  This class helps parents discover a balanced parenting style that is appropriate for their child’s developmental level and effective at reducing misbehavior. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not available…

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Teaching Children to Care *Free Class*

October 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bedford Public Library, 2424 Forest Ridge Drive
Bedford, TX 76021 United States
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Free

“Kids today seem like they don’t care!” Learning to empathize is a skill just like learning to read or how to build something, it has to be taught. But how do parents teach empathy in a world that seems uncaring? This session is designed to increase parents’ understanding of the concept of empathy and how to develop it in their children. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the North Meeting Room. This is a free community class. Please arrive 15 minutes…

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Co-Parenting Essentials

October 12 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$45.00

Co-Parenting Essentials is an evidence-based program designed to assist parents in co-parenting, focusing on adult issues related to communication, managing emotions and accepting personal responsibility for personal actions.  This class is designed to help prevent problems resulting from divorce and to keep children out of the middle of conflict. Co-Parenting Essentials meets the Texas Family Code Title 5, Chapter 5, Section 105.009 Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day…

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Birth Order

October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

Does birth order really matter? Learn more about how your child’s birth order affects their beliefs, personality and behavior . Find out how your birth order affects the way you parent. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not available and…

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Clase gratis en español – EL NIÑO CON COMPORTAMIENTO DIFÍCIL

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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Free

En esta clase, los padres aprenden sobre los diferentes rasgos del temperamento y cómo estos se relacionan con el niño de voluntad fuerte. El plan de estudios también incluye: cómo el temperamento y el estilo de crianza de los padres afectan el comportamiento del niño, las técnicas de disciplina efectivas y respetuosas para el niño con voluntad fuerte y las formas de fomentar las cualidades positivas del niño. Horas de Clase de 6:00-8:00 PM Nota: Por favor haga arreglos de cuidado…

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The PATH Project- Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder – Junior League of Arlington

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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Free

This workshop will provide participants with an overview of the characteristics and educational implications of Autism Spectrum Disorders. We will explore how the characteristics of autism vary significantly within and across individuals with ASDs, as well as how students with autism have varying degrees of challenges and strengths. Early diagnosis and intervention strategies will be discussed. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. This is a FREE community class held in partnership with The PATH Project. Please make childcare arrangements. Childcare is not available and…

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Co-Parenting Essentials – Junior League of Arlington

October 18 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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$45.00

Co-Parenting Essentials is an evidence-based program designed to assist parents in co-parenting, focusing on adult issues related to communication, managing emotions and accepting personal responsibility for personal actions.  This class is designed to help prevent problems resulting from divorce and to keep children out of the middle of conflict. Co-Parenting Essentials meets the Texas Family Code Title 5, Chapter 5, Section 105.009 Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day…

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Building Self-Esteem

October 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

How can I help my child feel accepted, capable, and loved? Discover ways to encourage your child and yourself.  Learn how to help your family build on small accomplishments to reap big rewards! Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make childcare arrangements. Children are not…

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Kids First

October 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 W 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$45.00

This workshop is designed to help adults explore how children perceive divorce and litigation.  It focuses on the emotional issues adults and children experience in the litigation process and provides practical methods to deal with them in an ongoing co-parenting relationship. TransParenting by Families First is the curriculum used for this workshop. Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day of class. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is…

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Improving Communication

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

Learn skills to spot and change breakdowns in communication.  Discover how to speak clearly and constructively, and listen accurately and productively.  Find out how to improve communication in your family or workplace. Class meets from 6:30- 8:30 p.m.  Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not…

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November 2019

Kids First

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 W 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$45.00

This workshop is designed to help adults explore how children perceive divorce and litigation.  It focuses on the emotional issues adults and children experience in the litigation process and provides practical methods to deal with them in an ongoing co-parenting relationship. TransParenting by Families First is the curriculum used for this workshop. Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day of class. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is…

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Positive Discipline – Junior League of Arlington

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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$20.00

“How can I effectively discipline my child while showing love and respect?”  This class teaches parents how to lead children toward smarter decisions rather than simply punish disobedience.  Participants will learn how to implement choices and consequences, ways to prevent misbehavior, and how to consider the child’s unique temperament when planning discipline. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional…

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Positive Ways to Deal with Stress and Anger – TCC South Campus

November 5 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCC South Campus, 5301 Campus Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119 United States
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Free

Examine the cause, effects, and signs of stress in adults and children. Identify ways we unknowingly create stress in our own lives and in our children’s lives.  Learn and Practice Nurturing Parenting techniques to help reduce stress in parents and children. Class meets from 11:00 - 1:00 pm in Room SFOF 1738 A. Please arrive 15 minutes before class begins. Late entry is not allowed. Please make childcare arrangements. Children are not allowed in class and childcare is not available. Certificates…

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Developing Responsible Children

November 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

How can I ensure that my child will one day be a responsible adult?   This class reveals how responsibility is learned and describes the developmental stages of responsibility.  Parents will examine ways they might hinder their child’s development of responsibility and will learn how to empower their children. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount…

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*Clase Gratis* Controlando el enojo en la familia- Junior League of Arlington

November 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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Free

Aprenda técnicas que formenten el respecto mutuo y la comunicación efectiva para dominar el enojo dentro de la familia. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Note: Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not available and children are not allowed in class. Certificate of Completion available. Please arrive 15 minutes before class begins. To avoid disruption, admission is not allowed  after class begins.  This class is part of the evidence and research based curriculum Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP)

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The PATH Project- How Sensory Issues Affect Children in School

November 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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Free

How Sensory Issues Affect Children in School This workshop will teach you that parents and teachers can learn many things from an Occupational Therapist to help children with sensory processing issues be successful in the classroom on the playground, and with friends. You will learn to recognize symptoms and resulting behaviors of sensory processing disorder, and we will discuss key tools in sensory integration therapy. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. This FREE community class is held in partnership with The PATH Project. Please…

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Positive Discipline

November 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

“How can I effectively discipline my child while showing love and respect?”  This class teaches parents how to lead children toward smarter decisions rather than simply punish disobedience.  Participants will learn how to implement choices and consequences, ways to prevent misbehavior, and how to consider the child’s unique temperament when planning discipline. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional…

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Discipline for Young Children *Free Class*

November 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bedford Public Library, 2424 Forest Ridge Drive
Bedford, TX 76021 United States
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Free

One minute they are sweet babies cuddled in our arms and the next minute they are stomping their little feet and screaming NO! Come learn more about what to expect from toddlers and how to handle their growing need for independence. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in North Meeting Room. This is a free community class. Please arrive 15 minutes before class begins. Please make childcare arrangements. Childcare is not available and children are not allowed in class. To avoid…

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Co-Parenting Essentials – Junior League of Arlington

November 16 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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$45.00

Co-Parenting Essentials is an evidence-based program designed to assist parents in co-parenting, focusing on adult issues related to communication, managing emotions and accepting personal responsibility for personal actions.  This class is designed to help prevent problems resulting from divorce and to keep children out of the middle of conflict. Co-Parenting Essentials meets the Texas Family Code Title 5, Chapter 5, Section 105.009 Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day…

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Free Class – Parenting the Strong-Willed Child

November 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill Street
Fort Worth, TX 76110 United States
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Free

“Must she always challenge me?”  Learn about the unique characteristics of the strong-willed child and specific techniques for communication, positive discipline, and overall nurturing. Class meets from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Please make childcare arrangements. Childcare is not provided and children are not allowed in class. Please arrive 15 minutes before class begins. To avoid disruption, admission is not allowed after class begins. Certificate of Completion is provided.

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Making Rules and Enforcing Consequences

November 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

“Do you really mean it this time?” Learn the steps for establishing clear expectations and for implementing effective consequences. This class is especially helpful for parents of older children. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not available and children are…

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Co-Parenting Essentials

November 22 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$45.00

Co-Parenting Essentials is an evidence-based program designed to assist parents in co-parenting, focusing on adult issues related to communication, managing emotions and accepting personal responsibility for personal actions.  This class is designed to help prevent problems resulting from divorce and to keep children out of the middle of conflict. Co-Parenting Essentials meets the Texas Family Code Title 5, Chapter 5, Section 105.009 Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day…

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December 2019

*Free* Communicating with Respect

December 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCC South Campus, 5301 Campus Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119 United States
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Free

Does it feel like everyone in the family is screaming at each other? Do your children melt down when told “no” or they are not getting their way? This session is designed to increase parent’s understanding and their abilities to recognize and understand their own feelings as well as their children’s feelings.  It is also deigned to increase parent’s ability to help their children manage and express their feelings. Class meets from 11:00 - 1:00 p.m. in Room SFOF 1738…

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Parenting Styles

December 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

Are you a marshmallow, drill sergeant, or tennis ball parent?  This class helps parents discover a balanced parenting style that is appropriate for their child’s developmental level and effective at reducing misbehavior. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not available…

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The PATH Project- Evaluating Children for the Presence of a Disability

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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Free

Evaluating Children for the Presence of a Disability This workshop will teach parents about the process of evaluating children for the presence of disability as well as their rights & responsibilities of having a child with a disability in public school. Parents will learn the importance of understanding their child’s disability and how the disability affects their child’s learning. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. This FREE community class is held in partnership with The PATH Project. Please make childcare arrangements. Childcare is not…

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Clase gratis en español – EL NIÑO CON COMPORTAMIENTO DIFÍCIL

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
+ Google Map
Free

En esta clase, los padres aprenden sobre los diferentes rasgos del temperamento y cómo estos se relacionan con el niño de voluntad fuerte. El plan de estudios también incluye: cómo el temperamento y el estilo de crianza de los padres afectan el comportamiento del niño, las técnicas de disciplina efectivas y respetuosas para el niño con voluntad fuerte y las formas de fomentar las cualidades positivas del niño. Horas de Clase de 6:00-8:00 PM Nota: Por favor haga arreglos de cuidado…

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Co-Parenting Essentials – Junior League of Arlington

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Junior League of Arlington, 4002 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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$45.00

Co-Parenting Essentials is an evidence-based program designed to assist parents in co-parenting, focusing on adult issues related to communication, managing emotions and accepting personal responsibility for personal actions.  This class is designed to help prevent problems resulting from divorce and to keep children out of the middle of conflict. Co-Parenting Essentials meets the Texas Family Code Title 5, Chapter 5, Section 105.009 Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day…

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Developing Responsible Children

December 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
$20.00

How can I ensure that my child will one day be a responsible adult?   This class reveals how responsibility is learned and describes the developmental stages of responsibility.  Parents will examine ways they might hinder their child’s development of responsibility and will learn how to empower their children. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount…

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Parenting the Child with ADHD

December 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill Street
Fort Worth, TX 76110 United States
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Free

Learn effective ways of addressing issues that are common to the child with ADHD. Class meets from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Please make childcare arrangements. Childcare is not provided and children are not allowed in class. Please arrive 15 minutes before class begins. To avoid disruption, admission is not allowed after class begins. Certificate of Completion is provided.

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Kids First

December 14 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 W 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$45.00

This workshop is designed to help adults explore how children perceive divorce and litigation.  It focuses on the emotional issues adults and children experience in the litigation process and provides practical methods to deal with them in an ongoing co-parenting relationship. TransParenting by Families First is the curriculum used for this workshop. Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day of class. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is…

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Positive Discipline

December 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

“How can I effectively discipline my child while showing love and respect?”  This class teaches parents how to lead children toward smarter decisions rather than simply punish disobedience.  Participants will learn how to implement choices and consequences, ways to prevent misbehavior, and how to consider the child’s unique temperament when planning discipline. Class meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional…

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Making Rules and Enforcing Consequences

December 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$20.00

“Do you really mean it this time?” Learn the steps for establishing clear expectations and for implementing effective consequences. This class is especially helpful for parents of older children. Class meets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Note: Save $10 by registering and paying in advance: $20 per person vs. $30 when you register on the day of class. Each additional household member is $5. Discount code becomes available with first complete purchase. Please make arrangements for childcare. Childcare is not available and children are…

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Español-Haciendo Reglas e Implementando las consequencias

December 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$5.00 - $20.00

El aprender a hacer una buena regla y hacer cumplir las consecuencias que realmente cambian el comportamiento Horas de Clase de 6:00-8:00 PM Nota: Ahorre $10 registrandose por adelantado:  $20 per persona o $30 en la puerta.  Cada miembro extra de la familia pagará $5. Por favor haga arreglos de cuidado de niños. Cuidado de los niños no está disponible y los niños no están permitidos en clase. Se dará un certificado al final del programa. Presentarse 15-20 minutos antes de…

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Co-Parenting Essentials

December 20 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Parenting Center, 2928 West 5th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States
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$45.00

Co-Parenting Essentials is an evidence-based program designed to assist parents in co-parenting, focusing on adult issues related to communication, managing emotions and accepting personal responsibility for personal actions.  This class is designed to help prevent problems resulting from divorce and to keep children out of the middle of conflict. Co-Parenting Essentials meets the Texas Family Code Title 5, Chapter 5, Section 105.009 Note: Save money by registering and paying in advance: $45 per person vs. $60 when you register on the day…

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