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PARENT EDUCATION SEMINARS

Smart Love Family Services has unique and highly effective solutions
that help parents enjoy parenting and foster happiness in their children.
We offer educational seminars on a range of topics of most concern
to parents. Seminars are co-sponsored by the Intrapsychic Humanism Society.
Click to see other seminar topics and our registration policies.

July

July 9, 2015

MONTHLY PARENT GROUP:
HELPING YOUR CHILD WITH BULLYING

Join Smart Love Family Services at our
FREE Monthly Parent Support Group,
a discussion group facilitated by our
Parent Support Coordinator and Parent
Support Advocate focusing on what
drives bullying behavior and how to help
children effectively cope with these issues.

Parenthesis Family Center
6:45 - 7:45 p.m.

405 S. Euclid Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302
RSVP: Shannon Weber
773.665.8052, ext. 245

FREE


July 16, 2015

SIBLING RIVALRY

Find out what is behind your children’s
behavior and how to head-off sibling
rivalry and promote happiness in your
home.

Chicago from 6:00 - 7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613
Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.
Register

September

September 24, 2015

TEASING, BULLYING AND SOCIAL AGGRESSION:
HELPING YOUR CHILD AND SCHOOL COMMUNITY

This seminar will address the causes and
effects of teasing and bullying, and how
to recognize when a child is the target or
the bully. We will help you understand
the most effective ways to help children
in these situations and the important role
of parents in helping their child make
positive choices in life, including seeking
out healthy friendships.

Oak Park from 7:00-8:15pm

610 S. Maple St. Suite 5601
Oak Park, IL 60304
Free parking in adjacent lot
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.
Register

October

October 1, 2015

TEASING, BULLYING AND SOCIAL AGGRESSION:
HELPING YOUR CHILD AND SCHOOL COMMUNITY

This seminar will address the causes and
effects of teasing and bullying, and how
to recognize when a child is the target or
the bully. We will help you understand
the most effective ways to help children
in these situations and the important role
of parents in helping their child make
positive choices in life, including seeking
out healthy friendships.

Chicago from 6:15-7:30pm

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613
Street Parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register


October 22, 2015

TODDLER TOILETING & DEVELOPMENT

Recognize and understand your child’s
early achievements and support their
development to ensure later success in
school and life.

Chicago from 6:00 - 7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613
Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register


October 29, 2015

DISCIPLINE RE-DEFINED: MANAGING
YOUR CHILDíS BEHAVIOR

Tired of ineffective timeouts or advice
that is too harsh or permissive? Find
out about a loving and effective approach
called Loving Regulation, based on the
latest child development research.

Oak Park from 7:00-8:15pm

610 S. Maple Avenue, 2nd Fl
Oak Park, IL 60304
Free parking in adjacent lot
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.
Register

November

November 12, 2015

DISCIPLINE RE-DEFINED: MANAGING
YOUR CHILD’S BEHAVIOR

Tired of ineffective timeouts or advice
that is too harsh or permissive? Find
out about a loving and effective approach
called Loving Regulation, based on the
latest child development research.

Chicago from 6:00-7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613

Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register



January

January 21, 2016

BABY SLEEP & DEVELOPMENT

Help your child to sleep happily and
foster their self-esteem within the
context of a close and loving relationship.
Enjoy your child and get some sleep!

Chicago from 6:00-7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613

Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register

February

February 4, 2016

TAKING TEENS SERIOUSLY AS PEOPLE

This seminar helps parents understand
adolescent development and common
behaviors that can be perplexing or difficult.
This seminar will help you re-connect with
what itís like to be a teen and what they
need from us as parents and caregivers.
Having this knowledge of how teensí minds
work and what they need psychologically
to thrive helps parents build close, loving
relationship.

Chicago from 6:15 - 7:30 pm

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 W. Buena Ave
Chicago, IL 60613
Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.
Register


February 18, 2016

SIBLING RIVALRY

Find out what is behind your childrenís
behavior and how to head-off sibling
rivalry and promote happiness in your
home.

Chicago at 6:00-7:15p.m
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 W. Buena Ave
Chicago, IL 60613

Street parking

$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.
Register

March

March 1, 2016

TAKING TEENS SERIOUSLY AS PEOPLE

This seminar helps parents understand
adolescent development and common
behaviors that can be perplexing or difficult.
This seminar will help you re-connect with
what itís like to be a teen and what they
need from us as parents and caregivers.
Having this knowledge of how teensí minds
work and what they need psychologically
to thrive helps parents build close, loving
relationship.

Oak Park from 7:00 - 8:15 pm

610 South Maple Avenue, 2nd Floor
Oak Park, IL 60304
(off 290 and Harlem Avenue)
Free parking in adjacent lot
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.
Register


March 17, 2016

TODDLER TOILETING & DEVELOPMENT

Recognize and understand your child’s
early achievements and support their
development to ensure later success in
school and life.

Chicago from 6:00-7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613

Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register

April

April 14, 2016

DISCIPLINE RE-DEFINED: MANAGING
YOUR CHILD’S BEHAVIOR

Tired of ineffective timeouts or advice
that is too harsh or permissive? Find
out about a loving and effective approach
called Loving Regulation, based on the
latest child development research.

Chicago from 6:00-7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613

Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register


April 20, 2016

DISCIPLINE RE-DEFINED: MANAGING
YOUR CHILD’S BEHAVIOR

Tired of ineffective timeouts or advice
that is too harsh or permissive? Find
out about a loving and effective approach
called Loving Regulation, based on the
latest child development research.

Oak Park from 7:00-8:15pm

610 South Maple Avenue, 2nd Floor
Oak Park, IL 60304
(off 290 and Harlem Avenue)
Free parking in adjacent lot
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register

May

May 12, 2016

BABY SLEEP & DEVELOPMENT

Help your child to sleep happily and
foster their self-esteem within the
context of a close and loving relationship.
Enjoy your child and get some sleep!

Chicago from 6:00-7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613

Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register

July

July 14, 2016

SIBLING RIVALRY

Find out what is behind your children’s
behavior and how to head-off sibling
rivalry and promote happiness in your
home.

Chicago from 6:00-7:15p.m.
*Free childcare for families enrolled
at Smart Love Preschool

The Natalie G. Heineman Smart Love Preschool
800 West Buena
Chicago, IL 60613

Street parking
$30 per person/couple. Advance
registration required.

Register



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