Nurturing Parenting

Build skills to nurture your child better through empathy and positive communication. Learn about stages of child development so you know why your child behaves the way she does. Explore what types of discipline will work best at different ages, including alternatives to spanking. Course includes ten sessions, each on a different topic, based on the philosophy of nurturing parenting. Sessions can be delivered as a series or as individual workshops. Available in Spanish as Crianza con Cariño.

Who can attend?

  • Parents of children of all ages.
  • Classes can be designed to meet the needs of different age groups – look on the calendar to determine if there is a target age group for a current class.

What do we talk about?

  • Understanding Feelings
  •  Alternatives to Spanking
  • Communicating with Respect
  • Building Self-Worth in Children
  • Praising Children & their Behavior
  • Ages & Stages of Growth for Infants & Toddlers
  • The Philosophy and Practices of Nurturing Parenting
  • Learning Positive Ways to Deal with Stress & Anger
  • Understanding & Developing Family Morals, Values & Rules
  • Ways to Enhance Positive Brain Development in Children & Teens



How to register

If sponsored by LBCC, call Family Connections at (541)-917-4899,

or, contact the organization sponsoring the class.