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Our experts specialize in parenting education, child development, and teaching from the heart. Come experience a new perspective with proven solutions that are easy to use.

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Confidently handle big and small parenting challenges, from prenatal to young adult

PREVIEW | Quick Video Solution Series

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.

PREVIEW | Live Classes

Weekly Live Classes on topics from prenatal to young adult. Join engaging, interactive, online classes, offered at lunchtime and evenings, Monday through Friday. Connect with experts and other parents to learn, share, de-stress and get answers.

PREVIEW | Recorded Classes

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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Parenting Essentials

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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

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

Co-parenting can be stressful after a divorce, separation, or anytime parents are not in a couple relationship. Learn the importance of “cooperative co-parenting” and strategies to support your children. This class will help you minimize conflic...

Date: December 17, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: co-parenting, cooperation, divorce, separated
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

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: December 16, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: health, rules
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

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: December 08, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: emotions, relationship, stress
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Parents sometimes feel discouraged when their children want more toys, the newest technology, or the coolest sneakers that they believe will make them really happy. And maybe those things will work…for a few hours or a couple of days. What really ...

Date: November 30, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: cooperation, health, safety, Teen
Ages: Parenting Essentials, School Age

Co-parenting is often a challenge for parents living apart. The impact of constant stress and arguments can be exhausting. This course will help you recognize factors that interfere with cooperative co-parenting and provide you with concrete strateg...

Date: November 19, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: co-parenting, cooperation, divorce, separated
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Strategies For Prioritizing Health & Wellness In A Positive Way  There can be a fine line between encouraging healthy habits in our children and creating negative thoughts on body image and self-perception. We want the best for our child...

Date: November 18, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: diet, excercise, health, parents, wellness
Ages: Parenting Essentials, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Everyone encounters stress and it can actually be good for our bodies and brains—if we know how to cope with it. Learn a variety of techniques to reduce your stress, in the moment and over the long term. After this session, educators and parent...

Date: November 15, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: emotions, stress
Ages: Parenting Essentials, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

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: November 15, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: emotions, relationship, stress
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

It's that time of year and many of us will look forward to expressing gratitude around a table of loved ones. We know, however, that those who practice gratitude throughout the year reap enormous benefits including improved mood and mental health. J...

Date: November 10, 2021 7:00 pm EDT/EST
Topics: gratitude, thanksgiving
Ages: Parenting Essentials

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. An...

Date: November 08, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: positive relationships
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Are you sometimes frustrated with the material focus of the holiday season? Do the current safety considerations make the holidays and school vacation just seem impossible? Wondering what you can do differently? Participants in this class will be...

Date: November 05, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: attachement, Holiday
Ages: Parenting Essentials

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: October 27, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: stress, trauma
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Co-parenting can be stressful after a divorce, separation, or anytime parents are not in a couple relationship. Learn the importance of “cooperative co-parenting” and strategies to support your children. This class will help you minimize conflic...

Date: October 22, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Topics: co-parenting, communication, cooperation
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

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: October 21, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: diet, exercise, health, parents
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, 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. An...

Date: October 18, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: positive relationships
Ages: Parenting Essentials, PreNatal Infant, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults, Toddlers & Preschoolers

All children are sad, anxious, irritable, or aggressive at times. Occasionally kids find it challenging to sit still, pay attention, or interact with others. In most cases, these are just typical phases in their development. However, these behaviors...

Date: October 06, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
Topics: communication, mental health, special needs, wellness
Ages: Parenting Essentials, School Age, Special Needs, Teens & Young Adults