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Watch or just listen to experts who get right to the point. You have questions and we have new insights and answers. Each Series includes videos (15 minutes) and handouts with proven, easy-to-understand strategies that solve big and small challenges built around a developmental stage or parenting challenge.

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All our weekly live classes are recorded. These full-length (60 Minutes) recorded classes and helpful handouts can be accessed below.

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School refusal, also known as school avoidance, is a misunderstood and complex challenge. While school refusal is often viewed as misbehavior, in most cases students are simply too anxious to enter the school environment and, in the cases of some st...

Date: April 14, 2022 12:00 pm EDT/EST
Topics: mental health, rules/routines, school, teen safety
Ages: School Age, Teens & Young Adults

Got questions? Bring them on! Applying new parenting approaches often requires support. You may be changing parenting practices that have been handed down from generation to generation and we’ve got your back as doubts and frustrations may arise. ...

Date: April 12, 2022 8:00 pm EDT/EST
Topics: positive relationship
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

It has been said that perfectionism is a trait that makes life an endless report card on accomplishments or appearances. The tendency toward perfectionism has increased significantly among young people over the past 30 years. It can be associated wi...

Date: April 06, 2022 12:00 pm EDT/EST
Topics: emotions, Health/Wellness
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

You don't have to go it alone. Being able to recognize the behavior as symptoms and having a clear plan about how to invite cooperation and respond to challenging behaviors will reduce your family stress and strengthen your child's positive behavior...

Date: April 05, 2022 12:00 pm EDT/EST
Topics: communication, cooperation, rules/routines, sibling conflict, special needs
Ages: School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Screen time is a red-hot issue between parents and children. Parents complain they can’t get screen time under control and kids can’t seem to get enough. Over half of parents say their kids are “addicted” and, even among young children, crav...

Date: March 23, 2022 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: communication, rules/routines, technology
Ages: School Age, Teens & Young Adults

We parents of young children have too much to do and not enough time to do it. So certain things fall off the to-do list, and fitness is usually one of the first to go. At the same time, we know deep down that we are more patient and positive when w...

Date: March 16, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: Health/Wellness
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Are your children asking difficult questions? Wondering how to respond to their worries? Feeling stressed yourself about this topic? Let's talk. Peace At Home founder Ruth Freeman, LCSW will be joined by Hanna Brinkhaus, LCSW to think out loud about...

Date: March 15, 2022 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: co-parenting, communication, cooperation, discipline, independence, teen safety
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Family meals are associated with school success, lower rates of teen problems and an assortment of positive outcomes. Yet, parents find it hard to keep consistent mealtimes and often mistakenly use feeding and mealtimes to try to enforce healthy eat...

Date: March 02, 2022 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: cooperation, Health/Wellness, rules/routines
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

College acceptance and rejections are an emotional roller coaster of anticipation, elation, and disappointment. If you remember trying to guess the contents of your college decision envelope by how thick it was, some things have changed. While colle...

Date: March 01, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: communication, independence, school
Ages: Teens & Young Adults

Got questions? Bring them on! Applying new parenting approaches often requires support. You may be changing parenting practices that have been handed down from generation to generation and we’ve got your back as doubts and frustrations may arise. ...

Date: February 16, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: positive relationships
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers
Let's Talk About Sex Recorded Class

Your child’s sexuality is part of their identity, and it’s important to talk about it. We know it can be uncomfortable to talk about sex and sexuality with your child, and we also know how important it is to support their confidence and positive...

Date: February 15, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: communication, Health/Wellness, LGBTQ+, teen safety
Ages: Teens & Young Adults

Parent stress has dramatically increased since the start of the pandemic, but children's essential needs haven't really changed.  Parents are less stressed when they recognize myths that may cause family conflict and understand what's most i...

Date: February 10, 2022 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: communication, cooperation, emotions, rules/routines
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

You may have noticed your pre-teen or teenager getting bored more easily and taking more risks. You’re not alone! During adolescence, your child’s brain goes through big changes that open up new possibilities but also may make communication and ...

Date: February 09, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: discipline, independence, teen safety
Ages: Teens & Young Adults

Does the idea of talking with your child about sexual orientation feel difficult or even a little scary?Are you confused about the changing ways that many in our society see these issues?Feeling the need for some guidance about how to support your c...

Date: February 09, 2022 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: communication, LGBTQ+
Ages: LGBTQ+, Parenting Essentials, School Age, Teens & Young Adults

Does it feel impossible to take care of your family and yourself too?  Do you feel guilty about making your own health a priority?  Do you believe that healthy changes are just too challenging?  You are not alone.  He...

Date: January 20, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: health, routine
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Are you sometimes overwhelmed by your child's feelings? Does your child have trouble verbalizing his/her emotions? Do their displays of emotion seem like misbehavior to you?  A better relationship with your child starts with emotional intell...

Date: January 20, 2022 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: communication, emotions
Ages: Parenting Essentials, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Got questions? Bring them on! Applying new parenting approaches often requires support. You may be changing parenting practices that have been handed down from generation to generation and we’ve got your back as doubts and frustrations may arise. ...

Date: January 18, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: positive relationships
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Even the most positive parents lose their way from time to time. The most amazing and challenging part of being a parent is that as soon as you think you have it figured out, your child goes and changes! This session will be a time to reflect on the...

Date: January 18, 2022 12:00 pm EDT/EST
Topics: communication, cooperation, discipline, emotions, rules/routines
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

You don't have to go it alone. Being able to recognize the behavior as symptoms and having a clear plan about how to invite cooperation and respond to challenging behaviors will reduce your family stress and strengthen your child's positive behavior...

Date: January 12, 2022 12:00 pm EDT/EST
Topics: communication, cooperation, discipline, rules/routines, special needs
Ages: School Age, Teens & Young Adults

College acceptance and rejections are an emotional roller coaster of anticipation, elation, and disappointment. If you remember trying to guess the contents of your college decision envelope by how thick it was, some things have changed. While colle...

Date: January 11, 2022 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: college, communication, rejections
Ages: Parenting Essentials, Teens & Young Adults