Current Offerings

 

WORKSHOPS

 

Each workshop consists of a presentation on the topic, expert-led discussion that will contain practical hands-on advice and guidance, and time for Q&A.

To register: First email us at  info@InParentis.com to RSVP and then download: Registration Form.
OR  You can register and pay via PayPal at our page on MeetUp.com.
Here’s the link:  http://www.meetup.com/New-York-Parenting-Groups-and-Guidance/ 

Registration form and payment must be received prior to the workshop. We’ll send you a confirmation by email.
PARENTING TEENS
Monday, Nov. 3, 6:30-7:45pm
  • How can I keep myself sane through these years?
  • How many hours should I let my child disappear behind his door?
  • What do I do about parties?  What about dating?
  • What should I do when she is rude or disrespectful?
  • How do I get my kid to talk to me?
These and other questions will be discussed in this practical workshop on parenting your teenager during these years- challenging ones for both parent and teen.    $50/participant
 
SETTING LIMITS AND FOLLOWING THROUGH: THE ART OF “DISCIPLINE” WITH TEENS
Tuesday, Dec. 2, 9-10:15am
  • How do I set rules and consequences for my teen?
  • What are appropriate limits and consequences at this age?
  • How do I foster my child’s independence and good judgment and also protect him/her?
  • How can I develop a sense of trust in my teenager?
They’re bigger, sassier, and out in the world with greater freedom and greater risks. Come learn how to establish effective limits and consequences and what to do when your teenager inevitably pushes against them.  $50/participant
 
BODIES, BIRDS AND BEES: Talking with Your Child About Sex
Monday, Jan. 26, 12:15-1:30pm
  • My child is curious about his/her body and others’. How do I handle this?
  • My child isn’t curious at all and doesn’t want to know anything about sex—what now?  
  • Do I have to tell my children about sex? If so, at what age?
  • How do I have the “sex talk”?

Come get practical guidance on how to begin an ongoing dialogue with your child.  For parents of children in elementary school.

ASK THE EXPERTS… 
The format for “Ask the Experts” is Q&A only and will not include a formal presentation.  The number of participants will be kept small to insure that your questions will be answered.  $35/participant
 
FOR PARENTS OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CHILDREN
Monday, Dec. 1, 11:30am-12:30pm
Come with your parenting questions about your school-age child(ren).  The format for this workshop is Q&A only and will not include a formal presentation.  The number of participants will be kept small to insure that your questions will be answered.  
Some questions we often hear about school-age kids:
  • How do I avoid homework battles?
  • How do I help my child navigate socially?
  • To punish or not to punish? What kinds of consequences really work?
  • How do we prepare our child for transitions (vacations, birth of a sibling, back to school)?
  • What should I expect at this age?

We invite you to come with your own questions or piggy back on these!  $35/participant

FOR PARENTS OF TEENS
Monday, Jan. 26, 7-8pm
 
Some questions we’re often asked about teens:
  • How do I get my kid to talk to me?
  • What should I do when s/he is rude or disrespectful?
  • How do I help my child cope with the stress of such a huge work load and other demands?
  • How much freedom and independence should I allow my teenager?

We invite you to come with your own questions or piggy back on these!  $35/participant

 

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