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Mindful Parenting: Boise

  • Next Date & Time

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    Monday, Oct 09, 2017 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Venue & Location

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    (South Tower, Anderson Center 5th Floor)
    101 W. Bannock Street (Parking Garage)
    Boise, ID 83712-6267
  • Fee & Registration

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    $10.00, Registration Required

Description

Purpose:Parents of children of all ages learn to foster healthy parent-child attachment through the development of brain-based parenting skills.Benefits:Learn the essential keys to dealing with parental stress and helping your child better regulate their emotions.Develop 'mindsight' and empathy as you equip your children with the tools to navigate life.Foster wisdom and compassion as you become a mindful parent.Strengthen positive coping and communication strategies.

Schedule Openings Available

Series Starting October 9, 2017 11
  • Part 1 - Monday, Oct 09, 2017 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Part 2 - Monday, Oct 16, 2017 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Part 3 - Monday, Oct 23, 2017 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Part 4 - Monday, Oct 30, 2017 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Language(s)

English

Registration

Registration Instructions

Registration is required. Please note that if there are less than 5 people enrolled in the class, the class may be cancelled. You will be notified before the class if this occurs. No refunds are given for this class, unless it is cancelled by us or a medical condition prevents you from attending class. Otherwise, you may transfer to another class within six months of the original class date.

If you are a St. Luke's employee, please do not register online. To get your employee discount, call St. Luke's Connect at (208) 381-9000 to register. No refunds will be issued if you continue to register online.

Register Online | Call to register or for more information: (208) 381-9000

Special Instructions

This class is conducted in St. Luke's South Tower Anderson Center (5th floor) which is directly east of (and attached to) the South Tower parking garage where free parking is available. The South Tower ground-level pedestrian entrance is just east of the cul-de-sac at the corner of W. Bannock Street and N. First Street. Motorists should enter the South Tower parking garage at 101 W. Bannock Street and park on level 4 (top) in spaces designated for patients. Enter the South Tower building through entrance 4A, proceed through the double doors, and take stairs or elevator to the 5th floor Anderson Center.

Highlights & Resources

  • Article

    Parenting

  • Article

    Effective Parenting: Discipline

  • Article

    Growth and Development, Ages 6 to 10 Years

  • Article

    Family Life Cycle

Classes & Events

  • How Children and Teens Grieve: Boise

    Health Management Classes
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    Next Date & Time
    Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
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    Free, Registration Required

    This class will provide information on how children and adolescents grieve.

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    $10.00, Registration Required

    Successful parenting is understanding the use and misuse of power, knowing how to set boundaries, and having consequences that work. Mother, grandmother, author, and columnist Sandy McDaniel focuses on solving parenting problems and brings lots of tips and wisdom to share.This class focuses on teaching your child how to handle peer pressure, how to say no when he or she wants to say no, how to not be hurt by unkindness, and the importance of making good choices. Tips for teaching your children these character traits are enhanced by parenting strategies. The cost is $10 per family.

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    Next Date & Time
    Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
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    $30.00, Registration Required

    This is a puberty class for kids ages 9-12 and their parents. Puberty is a time of change for kids - and parents! This course (separate for boys and girls) provides a comprehensive overview of the bodily changes and emotional ups and downs that accompany early adolescence. Topics include: anatomy and physiology of both boys and girls; relationships with parents and friends; conception, pregnancy and birth; and body image and self-esteem. Experts in adolescent health address your child's concerns, including factual responses to questions about the opposite sex. Pre-teens must be accompanied by a parent; mom, dad or both are welcome to attend. Please feel free to bring a snack and beverage to class. If attending an all day Saturday class, please bring a sack lunch to class.

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    Next Date & Time
    Monday, Nov 06, 2017 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
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    $30.00, Registration Required

    Puberty is a time of change for girls—and parents! This four-week series provides a comprehensive overview of the bodily changes and emotional ups and downs that accompany early adolescence. We’ll discuss anatomy and physiology of both girls and boys; relationships with parents and friends; conception, pregnancy, and birth; and body image and self-esteem. Experts in adolescent health will address concerns, including factual responses to questions about girls and boys.