Welcome to our parent training page!  Bringing Out the Best is offering 4 parent groups this spring.  Descriptions and registration links are below.  We hope to see you there!

**these are all virtual events**

February 21, 2023  5:30-7:30pm

The Power of Positive Parenting

Positive parenting is an effective approach to raising children that emphasizes the positive.  It also reduces the stress of parenting and makes parenting more rewarding and enjoyable.  Hear some suggestions and tips about how to use positive parenting in raising children.

Facilitator: Courtney Barrett

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March 7, 2023  5:30-7:30pm

Hasle-Free Shopping with Children

Hassle-free shopping with children This discussion topic uses shopping trips as an example of one of the most common times parents have to deal with difficult behavior in public. Positive parenting strategies are discussed as step-by-step suggestions for preventing problems and teaching children how to behave on shopping trips. Parents develop individualized plans to manage problem behavior during their own shopping trips and are encouraged to transfer new parenting strategies to other potentially difficult community situations.  

Facilitator: Courtney Barrett

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March 21, 2023  5:30-7:30pm

Raising Confident, Competent Children

The values, skills and behaviors to encourage children are the choice of every individual parent.  However some core skills are important for everyone.  This group will provide tips on how to help children learn important life skills and become confident and competent individuals.

Facilitator: Mary Jordan

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April 18, 2023  5:30-7:30pm

Raising Resilient Children

One of the most important tasks of parenthood is helping children learn to deal with their emotions.  Children’s emotional resilience, or ability to cope with their feelings, is important to their long-term happiness, wellbeing and succes in life.  This group will provide ideas on how to help children become emotionally resilient.

Facilitator: Joy Herrera

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If you prefer to go at your own pace, check out the Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) modules online.  The Triple P/ Positive Parenting Program is available to any parent in North Carolina for FREE!!!