LIFT's Parenting Workshop

LIFT’s Parenting Workshop is a twelve-week program that covers a variety of topics important to custodial and non-custodial parents. 

All workshop participants receive:

  • MetroCard
  • Lunch
  • Certificate of Completion

For more information or to register:

Contact Us

Or call: 646-613-9633 ext. 226

**Next parenting class cycles beings Fall 2017

Brooklyn Parenting Workshop (DETAILS TBD)
Queens PARENTING WORKSHOP (DETAILS TBD)
BRONX PARENTING WORKSHOP (details tbd)
MANHATTAN Parenting Workshop (details tbd)

 

Session 1: Introduction to Parenting Workshop

Introduction and overview of Parenting Workshop

Session 2: Understanding Child Development

Identify and discuss what to expect from children at different ages and stages
INCLUDEnyc presents on resources for children with disabilities

Session 3: Personal Inventory: How Do We Want to Parent?

Discuss our strengths and identify principles of successful parenting

Session 4: Picture My Past

Understand how our upbringing impacts our parenting practices

Session 5: Effective Communication in Parenting

Identify and explore different Parenting styles
Identify barriers to effective communication

Session 6: Emotional Management and Problem Solving

Identify how emotions impact our ability to effectively solve problems

Session 7: Advocacy Skills  for Parents 

INCLUDEnyc presents: Learn how to navigate systems that impact our families
(Guest Speaker)

Session 8: Healthy Relationships & De-escalating Conflict

Understand how to develop a healthy relationship 
Practice strategies to manage conflict effectively
(Guest Speaker)

Session 9: Honoring Your Child’s Identity

Define and understand barriers to effective Co-Parenting

Session 10: Money Management

Identify the key elements of healthy money management skills
(Guest Speaker)

Session 11: Health & Wellness 

Define and understand how we demonstrate wellness in our lives

Session 12: Graduation 

Review the strategies we’ve learned and celebrate our accomplishments!