Parenting Classes In Gilbert and Mesa, Arizona
There are many different parenting classes in Arizona, how are the classes offered at Arizona Family Institute different from the rest?
1. Variety of Classes to choose from - Arizona Family Institute offers many different types of parenting classes to meet the various needs of parents. We offer the following classes:
Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun®
This parenting class is for parents of children ages 1-6. In this class parents learn how to mean business without being mean. Parents learn effective ways to set limits in a loving way, put an end to whining and arguing, stop morning time frustrations and bedtime hassles, and how to get kids to listen the first time.More
Becoming a Love and Logic Parent®
This parenting class focuses on parenting children ages 7 and older and addresses the unique challenges of raising a teenager. In this class you will learn how to communicate without arguing, how to stop power struggles, and how to help your kids transitions to being a responsible adult.More
Parenting Foster and Adopted Kids Advanced Training
This class is specifically for parents of foster and adopted children and for parents of children with low attachment and with severe acting out behaviors. This class helps parents learn effective parenting strategies that they can use with kids who react out of fear and anger.More
Step-Parenting and Co-Parenting Class
Parenting is hard enough, but when you have a split or blended family it’s a whole new ball game. This class helps parents learn what they can do as members of a blended family to set limits and establish structure even when the other set of parents do things differently.More
Parenting Kids with ADD/ADHD
Parents of kids who have been diagnosed with ADD or ADHD know how exhausting parenting can be. This class instills hope for parents who struggle with their kids who have ADD or ADHD symptoms. It also provides evidenced based strategies to help kids with ADD and ADHD learn to be responsible and successful within the family and in school.More
Parenting an Infant
Parenting an infant can be wonderful but it can also be stressful, especially if it’s your first time being a parent. This class teaches parents skills on how to read their baby’s cues and how to provide their baby with what he or she needs to learn to trust and to develop into a healthy child.
2. These Classes are Taught by Experienced Therapists – Parenting Classes taught at Arizona Family Institute are taught by licensed therapists who specialize in working with parents and children. These therapists recognize that not all parenting techniques work with each child. Therefore they offer multiple suggestions and adjust the classes to fit the individual circumstances of the parents attending the courses.
3. Return in the future for FREE – Individuals or couples who attend any of the parenting classes offered through Arizona Family Institute are always welcome to return to any future parenting courses for free. That’s right! Parents can come back as many times as they would like to for free.
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About The Facilitators
Shiloh Lundahl, LCSW is a licensed mental health therapist who specializes in working with children and families. He previously worked as a clinical supervisor for Easter Seals Blake Foundation providing and overseeing mental health services for children ages 0 to 6. He also provides individual and family therapy. Additionally, Shiloh has years of experience working at residential treatment facilities for at risk teenagers.
Daniel Oakes, MEd, LPC is a licensed professional counselor with 20 years experience working with youth and families. He worked previously as the intake director at A New Leaf residential facility for at risk youth. Dan uses a solution focused, non judgmental, approach to help individuals resolve major life issues like addiction, depression, anxiety, and family and relational conflict.”