Classes and Talks

Classes and Talks

Live and Free: Summer’s Coming Are You Ready? Information and Q&A Call

​Thursday, May 2, 9:00a Pacific/ 11:00a Eastern US/ 5:00p GMT

Ravid and I are offering a FREE CALL with tips to make the most of this summer and to avoid some of the pitfalls that so often catch us off guard as we are dreaming of a nice, relaxing summer.

Join us as we share ideas and answer some of your most burning questions on a LIVE, 30 MINUTE, FREE call.
This call is for parents of toddlers -18 year olds, really everyone is welcome.

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Summer’s Coming! Are You Ready?
Strategizing for a Smoother Summer Using the Hand in Hand Tools

4 week class, Thursdays, starting May 9, 2024, 9:00-10:30 am US Pacific/ 12:00-1:30 pm US Eastern/ 5:00-6:30 pm BST online 

Summer can be a memorable time, but it can easily turn into a three month nightmare…

-Are you hoping for a fun summer?

-Has it ever happened that you have dreams of a wonderful summer but it turned into a disaster just 2 weeks in?

If you want to create a plan for a smoother, more enjoyable summer where EVERYONE is getting their needs met, please join us!

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Summer Book Club: Listen, Five Simple Tools to Meet Your Everyday Parenting Challenges

4 Tuesdays, June 4-25, 2024, 6:30-7:30p Pacific/ 9:30-10:30p Eastern 

Have you always wanted to read the amazing book; Listen, by Hand in Hand founder, Patty Wipfler and parenting expert, Tosha Schore? 

Well, now’s your chance! This group will be great for anyone new to this approach, seasoned Hand in Hand parents, or anyone who wants to explore the principles and tools that Hand in Hand a little deeper.

 Our book club can be a great way to add some self care to your summer. You deserve support. You deserve to carve out time to soak in that support. 

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Skill Building Classes for Parents of Teens & Tweens


If you’ve taken a Raising Happier T(w)eens class or other Hand in Hand Class and want a place to get weekly listening support, to ask questions, to share successes and challenges, and deepen your understanding of these complex adolescent humans, this is a great group to join!

Tuesdays, 9:00-10:00am Pacific/ 12:00-1:00 Eastern/ 5:00-6:00p GMT
Groups starting in February and March, 2024

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Hand in Hand Foundations Class for Parents 6 week class (formerly known as Starter Class)

Will offer again soon. Let me know if you are interested.

Want to transform the connection between you and your child? Want to understand and handle behavior such as tantrums, aggression, difficulty sleeping or focusing? Want to reduce stress and power struggles and increase cooperation and play? Do you want to understand how your own childhood impacts your parenting?

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Raising Happier Teens & Tweens – Staying Connected Come What May

Will offer again soon. Let us know if you are interested.

You are a good parent. Your tween/ teen is a good kid. Really. But it can be hard to remember when things start to shift in adolescence. Your t(w)een is going through big changes and your role is too.

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Building a Listening Partnership; Getting the Support You Deserve

Plan to offer again in 2024, please contact me if you are interested.

Listening Partnership is a game changing tool that offers support, attention, and care in the places you feel stuck, alone, frustrated, and the myriad of feelings that come with parenting. Any parent can use this tool to feel more confident, relaxed, patient, and compassionate with yourself, your child, and others.

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