San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Strengthening Families and Communities:
A Parent Program Promoting Peace
When - 9am-5pm; 9/24-28/2012
Cost - $750.00
(Cost does NOT include Meals, Travel or Lodging)
Homewood Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Biltmore:
2001 East Highland Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85016
Rate $109.00 Plus Tax - (602) 508-0937
Ask for Susan, Director of Events, rates are for the "conference at the Family Involvement Center"
Embassy Suites Phoenix Biltmore:
2630 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85016
Rate $139.00 Plus Tax - (602) 778-9484
Ask for Anna Krzywiec, Sales Manager, rates are for the "conference at the Family Involvement Center"
Courtyard Phoenix Camelback (by Marriot):
2101 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85016
Rate $159.00 Plus Tax - (949) 892-2199
Ask for Nikki Esposito, Marriot Sales Manager, rates are for the "conference at the Family Involvement Center"
Judy Gaines, MS is Executive Director of Human Service Specialist, Inc., a privately owned social service agency. She is trained as a Parent Training Facilitator in several curriculums, having trained more than 500 parents, and conducted many facilitator training workshops both in the United States and the United Kingdom for the Strengthening Families and Communities Program. She is also the Creative Director and Head Trainer at Parenting Across Cultures.
The Strengthening Families and Communities: A Parent Program Promoting Peace is for parents with children between 3 and 18 years of age. It presents parenting information within a cultural framework and addresses parenting from a variety of perspectives:
Rites of Passage
Anger Management Skills &
Enhanced Parent Awareness
and Utilization of Community Resources
Built-in Program Evaluation Process
Translations - Parent Materials:
Arabic, Bengali, Braille, Croatian, Chinese,
Farsi, French, Gujerati, Hmong, Khmer,
Korean, Laotian, Polish, Punjabi,
Russian, Samoan, Somali, Spanish,
Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese
Instructors will experience the “facilitation process” (based on the belief that “true learning comes from within”), learn program concepts, and explore the impact of culture and values on how they were raised and on their own child rearing attitudes and behavior.