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Parenting Classes

Center for Effective Parenting – Parenting Classes

These classes are held at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in the ACH South Campus Brandon Conference Center (located one block south of the main hospital).

All CEP classes are FREE of charge but participants must register in advance on-line (see below).

Please Note:  Unfortunately we are unable to provide childcare services during the class.  Parents attedning the class are requested to make their own childcare arrangements.

Parenting Classes

Spring 2014

 

Being an Effective Parent during the Toddler and Preschool Years
This seminar, presented by Nicholas Long, Ph.D., is designed for parents of toddlers and preschoolers. The focus will be on discussing various parenting issues, including discipline, sleep problems, sibling rivalry, children and television, injury prevention, and developing the basic building blocks for reading.

  • Date: Tuesday February 11, 2014
  • Time: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Class Location: Arkansas Children’s Hospital South Campus Bldg. – Brandon Auditorium

For online registration go to:  http://preschoolfeb11.eventbrite.com/

Please Note:  Due to unforseen work related event Dr. Long has rescheduled this class from Tuesday, April 8, 2014 to Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

Being an Effective Parent of 6-12 Year Olds 
This seminar, presented by Nicholas Long, Ph.D., is designed for parents of 6-12 year old children. The focus will be on discussing various parenting issues, including discipline, promoting self-reliance, communicating effectively with your child, peer pressure, and school-related issues.

  • Date: Tuesday – April 15, 2014
  • Time: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Class Location: Arkansas Children’s Hospital, South Campus Bldg. – Brandon Auditorium

For online registration go to: http://preteenapril15.eventbrite.com/

 

 

Preparing for Parenthood: What To Do After The Baby Arrives!
This seminar, presented by Nicholas Long, Ph.D., is designed for first-time expectant parents. The focus will be on discussing various parenting issues, including preparing for the role of a new parent, infant development, infant temperament, preventing sleep and feeding problems, and injury prevention.

  • Date: Tuesday – May 13, 2014
  • Time: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Class Location: Arkansas children’s Hospital, South Campus Bldg. – Brandon Auditorium

For online registration go to: http://prenatalmay13.eventbrite.com/

 

 

Other Parenting Classes in Central Arkansas

The Parent Center at Centers for Youth & Families in Little Rock offers a variety of parenting classes.  Call (501) 666-6833 or visit their website for their class schedule.

The Parent Center at Centers for Youth & Families

Parenting Classes in Northwest Arkansas

Contact the Northwest Arkansas Childcare Referral Center in Springdale (479) 751-3463 for information about parenting classes in Northwest Arkansas