Parent Education - Events


 "Unselfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in our All-About-Me World"

 

Dr. Michele Borba

 

Monday, April 11, 7:00pm-9:00pm

Loyola Academy Easy Gym, 1100 Laramie Avenue, Wilmette

 

Part of Loyola Academy's "Courageous Conversations" Series - open to the public


"Understanding the #MeToo Movement: How to Talk with Teens about Sexual Harassment and Abuse"

 

Wednesday, March 14, 7:00 pm-8:30pm

GBS Lyceum

 

Cases of sexual harassment and abuse continue to be exposed in the news, highlighting the prevalence of this behavior in our society. Join fellow parents to learn more about these issues and how to talk to your children about them. Glenview Detective Jamie Medina will define the terms harassment and assault, and discuss the legal implications of each. Lizzy Appleby, Youth Program Manager at Glenview Youth Services, will discuss the social and emotional implications, and how to inform and support children. There will be a Q&A session after the presentations. The event is open to GBS parents and parents of incoming GBS freshmen.


"Voice Lessons for Parents: What To Say, How To Say It and When to Listen"

 

Wendy Mogel, PhD

Author, Blessing of a Skinned Knee and Blessing of a B Minus

 

Friday, April 20, 7:00 PM

New Trier High School, Northfield Campus, Cornog Auditorium

7 Happ Rd., Northfield, IL 60093


"How Children Thrive: The Practical Science of Raising Independent, Resilient, and Happy Kids"

 

Mark Bertin, M.D.

Developmental pediatrician and author of Mindful Parenting for ADHDThe Family ADHD Solution, and the forthcoming How Children Thrive: The Practical Science of Raising Independent, Resilient, and Happy Kids

 

Thursday, May 10, 7:00 PM

New Trier High School, Northfield Campus, Cornog Auditorium

7 Happ Rd., Northfield, IL 60093