Calendar of All Events

today:event:2017-04-21

Fundraising for Communities in Need

April 21, 2017

Beginning Wednesday, April 19th, Hand in Hand will be running a fundraising campaign to enable our Certified Instructors to reach out in places where families are struggling with much more than the already stress-filled job of parenting young child

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Europe

today:event:2017-04-22

Limitele în relația copiii: ruptură sau conectare?

April 22, 2017 10:00am - 1:00pm UTC +03

Toți părinții își doresc să aibă relații bune cu copiii lor. Ne dorim ca ei să fie fericiți, să le dăm aripi să zboare încrezători către o viață împlinită, să le oferim educația de care au nevoie și în același … Continue reading

Houston

today:event:2017-04-22

Using Special Time to Support Brain Development

April 22, 2017 8:30 to 9:45 AM

There are simply ways to support healthy brain development in babies and young children. Laura Minnigerode will share the technique of Special Time as it is used to enhance learning and development in the home or center environment.

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Online Parenting Classes

today:event:2017-04-23

Hand in Hand Starter Parenting Class

April 23, 2017 6 Sundays 5:00pm US Pacific Time (In Australia: 6 Mondays 10:00 am Sydney Time )

Join this six week call group from anywhere in the world and let our Certified Instructor, Lyra L’Estrange, guide you through your online class. These six small-group calls with a Certified Instructor are included when you register for the online … Continue reading

For Professionals

today:event:2017-04-24

Making Preschools Sensitive to Trauma

April 24, 2017 1:00 PM Pacific / 4:00 PM Eastern / 9:00 PM London /6:00 AM Tuesday in Sydney

Parents, teachers, and childcare providers often experience heightened stress as they care for children who struggle with the emotional, regulatory, and social challenges that can arise from early adverse experiences. Strong adult-child relationships are the ‘super protective factor’ that buffer children against the negative long-term effects of ACES and traumatic stress, and strong adult-adult relationships buffer teachers against the stress of caregiving and vicarious exposure to adverse events.

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SF Peninsula & South Bay

today:event:2017-04-25

Hand in Hand Starter Class with Uriela Ben-Yaacov

April 25, 2017 6 Tuesday evenings in Menlo Park 7:00 to 9:00pm

This six-week course offers a complete introduction to Hand in Hand Parenting. Through this approach you will gain the skills and support you need to address difficult behaviors (including anxiety, aggression, sibling rivalry, power struggles, separation anxiety, sensory processing issues, … Continue reading

UK

today:event:2017-04-25

6 week Starter Class (Bath/Bristol)

April 25, 2017 7.30-9.30pm

Tuesdays 7.30-9.30pm (not during half term May 30th) £195 (£350 for couples) including manual, booklets and the whole course online (in video segments from our amazing Founder Patty Wipfler, which you get to keep for 6 months and is a … Continue reading

Europe

today:event:2017-04-25

Curs Emotii, Ascultare, Vindecare

April 25, 2017 6:00-8:00pm UTC +03

Cursul Emotii, Ascultare, Vindecare are la baza abordarea Educatie Parentala prin Conectare ( Parenting by Connection ) care a fost elaborata in urma multor ani de lucru cu sute de parinti, profesionisti in educatia copiilor si copii.

Cercetarile recente din domeniul neurostiintei arata ca, indiferent de mediul din care provin familiile, o conectare profunda parinte – copil este factorul cel mai puternic in prevenirea numeroaselor probleme sociale si de sanatate, aici incluzand abuzul de droguri, violenta si sarcinile nedorite in adolescenta

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Parent Support Groups

today:event:2017-04-26

Skillbuilding Parent Support Group Calls

April 26, 2017 8pm UK Time

Join this phone-based Skillbuilding group led by Roma Norriss. Each week includes practical sessions including games to deepen your practice of the Hand in Hand listening tools and plenty of time for your questions. Each week we will also learn how to enhance … Continue reading

Online Parenting Classes

today:event:2017-04-26

Hand in Hand Starter Parenting Class with Megha

April 26, 2017 6 Wednesdays 12 PM UK / 4:30 PM India / 9 PM Sydney

Join this six week call group from anywhere in the world and let our Certified Hand in Hand Parenting Instructor, Megha Mawandia, guide you through your online class. These six small-group calls with a Certified Instructor are included when you … Continue reading

Queensland

today:event:2017-04-26

Parenting by Connection Starter Class – Sunshine Coast

April 26, 2017 6 Wednesday mornings 9:30am - 12noon AEST

This six week Starter Class is a great introduction to Hand in Hand Parenting and covers the following and more: The 6 Parenting by Connection tools needed to raise happy, resilient, emotionally intelligent, children. How your child’s emotions work & … Continue reading

Free Parenting Calls

today:event:2017-04-26

Parent Q&A “Hotline”

April 26, 2017 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM Pacific Time

Hand in Hand will have a free parent “hotline” open all day on Wednesday, April 26th. The line will be staffed by Hand in Hand Founder, Patty Wipfler, and many Certified Hand in Hand Instructors from around the world will be donating their time to answer your questions. It’s a conference call, so you can hear other parents questions and benefit from what they are going through as well.

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Calendar of All Events

today:event:2017-04-26

Help your child sleep well (Bath/Bristol)

April 26, 2017 10-1pm

10am-1pm £30 (£50 per couple) Cold Ashton (between Bath and Bristol) Are sleep struggles with your child leaving you exhausted? Won’t do Cry It Out… but Wait It Out is making you crazy? There is another way! The Hand in … Continue reading

UK

today:event:2017-04-27

Home Educating Parents Support Group

April 27, 2017 7:30pm GMT

Using a model of mutual support called ‘Listening Partnerships’ as developed and taught by parenting organisation ‘Hand in Hand Parenting.’ This online support group will offer an opportunity to share what’s going well for us and our children, provide a chance to learn from each other and an opportunity to offload some of the day to day tensions and challenges of home education and parenting in general.

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Parent Support Groups

today:event:2017-05-01

Parent Support Calls For Parents of Pre-Teens and Older Kids

May 1, 2017 Mondays 5:30-7:00pm Pacific/8:30-10:00pm Eastern, which is Tuesdays at 10:30am AU/NZ

Join a Support Call to reduce the stress of parenting and stay connected to your children as they head towards adolescence. Parents of pre-teens and teens are some of the most stressed! These years are full of challenges, for us and for our children. Join a Support Call with other parents – have your questions answered and know that you are not alone as you strive to stay close to your children through their adolescent years.

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Calendar of All Events

today:event:2017-05-01

12 week Starter Class (Totnes)

May 1, 2017 9.30-11.30am

£320 (£280 concessions, £540 couples) including manual, booklets and the whole course online (in video segments from our amazing Founder Patty Wipfler, which you get to keep for 6 months and is a great way to consolidate your learning and … Continue reading

Parent Support Groups

today:event:2017-05-02

Parent Support Calls/Skill Building Group – Phone Based

May 2, 2017 Tuesdays 7:30pm Pacific; Wednesdays from May 3rd 12:30p.m. AEST (Sydney Time)

Get Parenting Support in a Hand in Hand Parenting Group with experienced instructor Madeleine Winter – build support and learn ways to build closeness and solve problems in your family, so that you are more connected, and have more fun, more of the time.

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Queensland

today:event:2017-05-02

Parenting by Connection Starter Class – Sunshine Coast

May 2, 2017 6 Tuesday Nights 6:30pm - 9pm AEST

This six week Starter Class is a great introduction to Hand in Hand Parenting and covers the following and more: The 6 Parenting by Connection tools needed to raise happy, resilient, emotionally intelligent, children. How your child’s emotions work & … Continue reading

Calendar of All Events

today:event:2017-05-03

Info Call: How to Become a Hand in Hand Instructor

May 3, 2017 Wednesday at 9:30am US Pacific - 5:30pm British Summertime - 7:30pm Eastern European Time

Ravid Aisenman Abramsohn, Parenting by Connection, Israel

Join Certified Trainer Ravid Aisenman Abramsohn for this one-hour informational session on the Hand in Hand Instructor Certification Program. Learn from Ravid the process and requirements for entering the Certification Program and learn Hand in Hand’s hopes for graduates of the … Continue reading

Parent Support Groups

today:event:2017-05-03

Parents of Pre-Teens and Older Kids – Skill Building Support Calls

May 3, 2017 Wednesdays 8:00pm Pacific, which is Thursdays at 1:00pm AU/NZ

Join a Support Call to reduce the stress of parenting and stay connected to your children as they head towards adolescence. Parents of pre-teens and teens are some of the most stressed! These years are full of challenges, for us and for our children. Join a Support Call with other parents – have your questions answered and know that you are not alone as you strive to stay close to your children through their adolescent years.

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Portland

today:event:2017-05-06

Hand in Hand Parenting: Toddler Parenting Essentials

May 6, 2017

Toddlers are passionate people. Find out how the Parenting By Connection tools of Hand in Hand Parenting help parents keep their cool so they can be an anchor for their children during emotionally turbulent moments with Hand in Hand Parenting … Continue reading

Marin County

today:event:2017-05-06

Free Workshop – Understanding Your Childs Difficult Behaviors

May 6, 2017 1:00-2:30pm

What are the real reasons your children are acting up, being defiant, shutting down, having tantrums? These and other issues will be addressed. In addition to gaining deeper insights into your children, you will learn how to get help for yourself so you can more fully enjoy your children and develop closer connections with your entire family. Join Hand in Hand instructor Sushila Hart for this free 1 day presentation with a following Q&A session.

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UK

today:event:2017-05-06

Workshop on Helping Children with Aggression (Stroud, UK)

May 6, 2017 10:30am - 12:00pm

Find out what is going on in children’s brains when they become aggressive as well as some fresh ideas to stop the aggression and help them get back on track. Come and learn about the Hand in Hand approach to helping children with aggression with Hand in Hand instructor, Steph Parker, in this one day workshop in Stroud, UK.

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Queensland

today:event:2017-05-06

Hand in Hand Parenting Starter Class

May 6, 2017 9:30 AM -11:30 AM Six Saturday mornings

Hand in Hand Parenting guides us in making connection the focus of our parenting, and translating it into daily actions. Through valuable information and practical tools you will learn how to transform children’s behaviour, overcome present challenges and add more joy, fun and serenity to your family life.

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Online Parenting Classes

today:event:2017-05-11

Parenting by Connection Starter Class

May 11, 2017 6 Thursdays at 8pm Pacific (In Australia: 6 Fridays 1:00pm Australian Eastern Time

Madeleine Winter, smiling

Join this six week call group from anywhere in the world and let our Certified Hand in Hand Instructor, Madeleine Scott Winter, guide you through your online class. These six small-group calls with a Certified Instructor are included when you … Continue reading

Sonoma County

today:event:2017-05-12

Enhancing the Adoptive Parent/Child Partnership

May 12, 2017

Enhancing the Adoptive Parent/Child Partnership with Hand in Hand Parenting’s Listening Tools A workshop with Hand in Hand Parenting Founder, Patty Wipfler, presented through Parents Place Post Adoption Services program, Santa Rosa, for professionals who serve families formed through adoption. … Continue reading

Sonoma County

today:event:2017-05-13

Building & Enhancing Parental Resiliency for Adoptive Parents

May 13, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

A talk with Hand in Hand Parenting Instructor, Robin Setchko, LMFT presented through Parents Place Post Adoption Services program, Santa Rosa, for families formed through adoption. Free due to generous funding from the California Department of Social Services.

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Online Parenting Classes

today:event:2017-05-18

Hand in Hand Starter Parenting Class

May 18, 2017 6 Thursdays at 12pm Pacific / 8pm UK (No class on 6/1)

Join this six week call group from anywhere in the world and let our Certified Hand in Hand Parenting Instructor, Roma Norriss, guide you through your online class. These six small-group calls with a Certified Instructor are included when you … Continue reading

SF East Bay

today:event:2017-05-19

The Brain Science Behind Tears and Tantrums and their Benefits

May 19, 2017 12:30-2:00pm

In this workshop with certified Hand in Hand Instructor, Julie Johnson, you will learn the latest brain science behind the need for tears and tantrums—why crying is an important communication mechanism for building a strong attachment and understanding between children and parents. You’ll also learn how to respond to a child’s emotional moments in a way that builds cooperation, resilience, and a close parent-child relationship. You’ll walk away with strategies that you can help parents implement right away so that children feel closer to their parents, and parents feel more confident about their parenting.

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Online Parenting Classes

today:event:2017-06-02

Hand in Hand Starter Parenting Class

June 2, 2017 6 Fridays 11:30am US Pacific Time / 7:30pm UK

Join this six week call group from anywhere in the world and let our Certified Hand in Hand Instructor, Sarah Charlton, guide you through your online starter class. These six small-group calls with a Certified Instructor are included when you … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

today:event:2017-06-03

Family Dance and Romp

June 3, 2017 2pm - 4pm

Bring the kids for music and fun with the local Hand in Hand Parenting community. We’ll have family-friendly music and space to run and play. There are also rumors of pillow fighting fun for all ages. Children of every size and the whole family and friends are encouraged to come along and enjoy connecting.

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Free Parenting Calls

today:event:2017-06-03

Parenting from the Same Page

June 3, 2017 11:30am Central European Time/ 3pm India Standard Time

Join Hand in Hand Instructors Megha Mawandia and Anca Deaconu for this free parenting call that will help you work through challenges you face when your idea of parenting faces resistance from others. Megha and Anca will discuss, through examples, … Continue reading

Online Parenting Classes

today:event:2017-06-07

Hand in Hand Starter Parenting Class with Anna Cole

June 7, 2017 6 Wednesdays 10am London / 7pm Sydney

Join this six week call group from anywhere in the world and let our Certified Instructor, Anna Cole, guide you through your online class. These six small-group calls with a Certified Instructor are included when you register for the online … Continue reading

Free Parenting Calls

today:event:2017-06-07

Agresivitatea – între curaj și frică

June 7, 2017 Pe 7 iunie, de la ora 10:00AM, GMT +3

Pe 7 iunie, de la ora 10:00, Alexandra Moga și Irina Nichifiriuc îți dau o mână de ajutor. Ia o decizie informată! Află ce se ascunde în spatele agresivității – curajul sau frica? Învață o metodă blândă, dar eficientă de a opri acest comportament aducând mai multă conectare între tine și copilul tău fără prea multe explicații, dojană sau învinovățiri.

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Free Parenting Calls

today:event:2017-06-20

Helping Children with Aggression

June 20, 2017 12pm Pacific / 3pm Eastern / 8pm UK

Are you looking for help parenting a child with aggressive behavior? Do you often wonder how to stop your child hitting or biting, scratching or kicking-you or other people? You’re not alone! Join two Hand in Hand instructors and parents, Dr. Pamela Oatis and … Continue reading

Santa Cruz

today:event:2017-07-07

Hand in Hand Parent Retreat

July 7, 2017

Renew and revitalize your parenting West Coast July 7th, 8th and 9th 2017 Join us at the Ben Lomond Quaker Center in the peaceful beauty of the Santa Cruz Mountains for an intensive weekend of laughter, listening, and connecting with the … Continue reading

Free Parenting Calls

today:event:2017-07-11

Armonie între frați

July 11, 2017 (11 iulie 2017) 10 am GMT+3

Ai visat întotdeauna legătura aceea profundă dintre frați, afecțiunea și înțelegerea mai presus de cuvinte, susținerea și prietenia necondiționată. Dar te-ai ales cu copii care se ceartă, se necăjesc sau se jignesc unul pe altul, se lovesc sau pur și simplu nu par să se suporte? Te asigurăm că ei se iubesc! Au nevoie de tine, părintele lor bun, să îi ajuți să își amintească asta.

La teleseminarul gratuit ”Armonie între frați”, Brîndușa Milășan și Irina Nichifiriuc, Instructori Hand in Hand Parenting, îți aduc instrumente ușor de aplicat pentru a opri conflictele și strategii pentru întărirea și armonizarea relației.

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Santa Cruz

today:event:2017-07-21

Hand in Hand Instructors Retreat

July 21, 2017

West Coast July 21st, 22nd and 23rd 2017 We invite you to register at the silver, gold, or platinum level to help us offer scholarships to those who need it.  Have a fantastic retreat! We’ll be staying at the Ben … Continue reading