Parent Support Groups

Ongoing Parent Support Group – Sebastopol

September 20, 2018 Thursdays from 9:30 AM to 11:20 AM

Are you seeking some fantastic support for the most important job in the world—parenting our children?  This ongoing parent support group is open to anyone who already has some familiarity with the Hand in Hand / Parenting by Connection listening tools. Under … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Ongoing Staying Connected Parent Group

September 20, 2018 7:15pm-8:30pm

This parent support group, led by Certified Instructor, Suzy Heltzel, LCSW is a great next step for people who are familiar with the Hand in Hand Parenting tools and want continued support for using the tools for themselves and with … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Ongoing Staying Connected Parent Group

September 20, 2018 10:00am-11:15am

This parent support group, led by Certified Instructor, Suzy Heltzel, LCSW is a great next step for people who are familiar with the Hand in Hand Parenting tools and want continued support for using the tools for themselves and with … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Sibling Solutions with Patty Wipfler

September 20, 2018 7:00pm-9:00pm

Join Hand in Hand Parenting Founder, Patty Wipfler, to learn how the 5 Hand in Hand Parenting tools can help you create sibling solutions. Cost: $10 per person Location: Los Gatos Recreation Center, 208 E Main St., Los Gatos, CA … Continue reading

Parent Support Groups

Biweekly parenting support group – Sebastopol

September 21, 2018 Fridays from 5:30 PM to 7:20 PM

Are you seeking support for the challenges that come with parenting children? Looking for a place to share and learn with other moms and dads? This ongoing parenting support group is open to parents who already have some familiarity with the … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Handling Children’s Emotional Moments (FREE Talk)

September 24, 2018 7:00-8:30pm

Join Certified Instructor Uriela Ben-Yaacov for this informative discussion of unique and practical ways of handling children’s emotional moments using the Hand in Hand Parenting tools. Perfect for parents, caregivers, and early childhood education professionals. Location: Santa Clara City Library … Continue reading

Petaluma

Ongoing Parent Support Groups – Petaluma

September 25, 2018 Tuesdays 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Are you seeking some fantastic support for the most important job in the world—parenting our children?  Read on! These ongoing parent support groups are open to anyone who already has some familiarity with the Hand in Hand / Parenting by Connection listening tools. Under … Continue reading

SF East Bay

Hand in Hand Parenting Starter Class

September 27, 2018 10:30am-12:30pm

Learn Hand in Hand Parenting in this 6-week parenting class led by a child and family therapist and Certified Hand in Hand Parenting Instructor, Karen Wolfe. The Parenting by Connection tools can help transform your parenting into the playful and warm … Continue reading

UK

Playful Parenting Workshop

September 29, 2018 10:00am - 3:00pm

Ever wondered how to set limits without getting mean, harsh or shaming? Ever wanted to find peaceful, enjoyable ways to reduce sibling tensions at home? Ever wanted to find a way to deal with aggressive behaviours without losing your temper? … Continue reading

West Chester

The Hand in Hand Parenting Starter Class

October 1, 2018 6 Monday Mornings at 9:30-11:30 AM

Join certified instructor Marilupe de la Calle and other like-minded parents for a six week journey to discover the marvelous ways in which the Hand in Hand Tools can change your parenting–and your life! We will explore: The 6 tools needed … Continue reading

Michigan

Understanding Tears and Tantrums Class

October 10, 2018 6:45pm-8:45pm

Intended for parents or caregivers of children ages 0-6, this 3-week understanding tears and tantrums parenting class wins high praise from parents. Certified Instructor Pam Oatis will help you look at the causes of children’s tantrums and learn about the … Continue reading

San Francisco

Understanding Tears and Tantrums

October 11, 2018 9:30am-11:00am

Intended for parents or caregivers of preschoolers, this 3-week Understanding Tears and Tantrums parenting class wins high praise from parents. Certified Instructor Maria Chew will help you look at the causes of children’s tantrums and learn about the 4 “Listening … Continue reading

UK

Unleash The Power of Play Workshop (London)

October 13, 2018 10.30am - 3pm

Play is the language our children understand best and feel most safe with. Play can be used to work through emotional issues or to set limits. Whether you find it hard to loosen up and play or just want more ideas … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Setting Limits and Building Cooperation (FREE Talk)

October 15, 2018 7:00-8:30pm

Join Certified Instructor Uriela Ben-Yaacov for this free one-day talk on how to set limits effectively and build cooperation in your home. Location: Santa Clara Library Cost: Free

Santa Cruz

Hand in Hand Parenting Skill Building Class

October 15, 2018 , 6 Mondays at 9:30am-11:30am

Join Certified Instructors Grace Fleming and Rita Mori for this 6-week skill building class. Open to all parents of children of all ages, who have taken a Starter or other Hand in Hand Parenting classes. Learn how to: – Enjoy … Continue reading

Santa Cruz

Hand in Hand Parenting Starter Class

October 15, 2018 , 6 Mondays at 3:00pm-5:00pm

Join Certified Instructors Rita Mori and Grace Fleming with assistant Amy Sheely for this 6-week parenting starter class. Open to parents of children of all ages. – Deepen connection for a cooperative, curious, learning child – Introduction to all 5 … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Bouncing Off the Walls (FREE talk)

October 17, 2018 6:00pm-7:30pm

Join Certified Instructor Grace Fleming for this workshop on how to help your children who are bouncing off the walls using the 5 Hand in Hand Parenting tools. Location: Santa Clara Mission Branch Library Cost: Free

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Santa Clara Adult Education (SCAE) Job & Resource Fair

October 17, 2018 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Hand in Hand will be at the Adult Education Fair tabling and available to help introduce you to the 5 Hand in Hand Parenting tools. Perfect for those new to Hand in Hand Parenting and wish to learn more. Location: Santa Clara … Continue reading

Europe

Hand in Hand Parenting Starter Class in German

October 23, 2018

Join Certified Instructor Steffi Weh for this 6-week course covering the 5 Hand in Hand Parenting Tools in German. Learn what drives your child’s off-track behavior and how a deeper connection with you can help them get back on track. … Continue reading

UK

Hand in Hand Parenting Starter Class

November 2, 2018 10:00am-12:00pm

During this six week parenting starter course, Certified Instructor Steph Parker will cover the full set of tools developed by Hand In Hand Parenting to develop, maintain and repair a strong connection between you and your child or children. These … Continue reading

Massachusetts

A View From All Sides Conference

November 5, 2018 7:30am - 4:00pm

This high quality and affordable conference brings together family support professionals from across Massachusetts for an in-depth examination of cutting-edge theories and promising practices in the fields of family support and parenting education. Certified Instructor Randi Freundlich will be leading … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Family Fun Night Silent Auction and Fundraiser

November 16, 2018 5:30 - 8:30pm

Family Fun Night: Connection and Community The Hand in Hand Parenting Board and Staff invite you to bring the whole family to a celebration of 29 years of easing stress for parents and bringing families closer together. We’ll have dinner … Continue reading

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Raising Emotionally Healthy Children (FREE Talk)

December 12, 2018 6:00pm-7:30pm

Join Certified Instructor Grace Fleming for this workshop on how to raise emotionally healthy children using the 5 Hand in Hand Parenting tools. Location: Santa Clara Mission Branch Library Cost: Free

SF Peninsula & South Bay

“That’s Mine!” Helping Young Children Share

January 7, 2019 7:00pm-8:30pm

Join Certified Instructor Grace Fleming for this free one day workshop to learn how the 5 Hand in Hand Parenting tools can help your children share and build cooperation. Location: Santa Clara County Cost: Free

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Helping Your Child with Learning and School (FREE Talk)

February 25, 2019 7:00pm-8:30pm

Join Certified Instructor Lana Harel for this free talk to learn how the 5 Hand in Hand Parenting tools can help your child with school and learning. Location: Santa Clara County Cost: Free

SF Peninsula & South Bay

Helping Young Children Sleep (FREE talk)

March 18, 2019 7:00-8:30pm

Join Certified Instructor Grace Fleming for this free one day talk to learn how the 5 Hand in Hand tools can help your children sleep. Location: Santa Clara Library Cost: Free