Community Education Classes & Groups

Our instructors teach Waukesha County parents effective ways to build a positive relationship with their children. Topics include, but are not limited to, child development, discipline, defiance, communication, stress, and anger management.

To register for a class/group online, click the “Register Now” button under the class/group you are interested in. You will need to fill out a quick registration form and submit it. For some classes/groups, there may be a class fee, fees vary by class/group. Any questions, please call (262) 549-5575.

Parents Place Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Upcoming Classes at Parents Place

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Parenting Through Recovery

Parenting through recovery is a series designed for parents who are in recovery from alcohol and/or substance abuse and wish to learn how to balance the demands of recovery while learning to be a better parent.

Tuesdays, June 04, 11, 18 & 25

From 5:30-7:00 PM

CLASS IS CLOSED

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Call For Dates

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Please Visit Our Homepage and Click Onto Our Family Intake Form To Register!

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Co parenting

Divorce or the end of a relationship is not the end of a relationship with your child or with your child's other parent. A negative relationship with your co-parent can cause your child to feel emotional and psychological distress. In this group, we work to redefine the relationship with your co-parent for the sake of the children involved.

Mondays– June 3,10 & 17

From 5:30-7:00 PM

CLASS IS CLOSED

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Understanding Anxiety

Un-Managed anxiety can severely effect or highly restrict or disrupt daily life. Fifteen percent of Americans are affected by anxiety disorders. Understanding what anxiety is and learning strategies that can lessen and improve anxiety are the first steps to a fuller life. This program is for parents and teens to work together and provide support. 

This Class Is for Teens age 12-18 and Their Parents

Wednesdays, June 19 & 26

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August 7&14   

Please pick one session 

From 5:30-7:00 PM

Please Visit Our Homepage and Click Onto Our Family Intake Form To Register!

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“An Evidence-Based Program for Father’s Reconnecting With Their Children ”

An evidence-based curricula proven to develop pro-fathering attitudes, knowledge and skills. Which helps fathers successfully reenter the lives of their families and communities.

FREE DINNER:

July 10, 17, 24 & 31

From 5:30-7:00 PM

(Please pick one of the sessions above)

Please Visit Our Homepage and Click Onto Our Family Intake Form To Register!

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sELF-rEGULATION

Learn new tips and strategies to improve self-regulation when children are struggling for self-control. In addition to modeling self-regulation, we can teach our children the skills necessary to learn how to respond not just react. This class will help parents and children develop the skills necessary to adopt healthy coping skills to user in time of stress.

This Class Is For Children Age 5-11 and Their Parents

Mondays, July 8 & 15

From 5:30-7:00 PM

Please Visit Our Homepage and Click Onto Our Family Intake Form To Register!

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Teen Anger (Parent and child class)

Do you feel like you have lost some control because of your teen’s defiant behavior? This class focuses on improving the quality of parent-teen interactions, giving parents sufficient skills to manage disruptive, defiant and non-compliant behaviors. Parents, and teen will learn how to negotiate conflicts, resolve problems and develop more effective communication skills.

Mondays, August 5, 12 & 19

From 5:30-7:00 PM

Please Visit Our Homepage and Click Onto Our Family Intake Form To Register!

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Dealing With Tantrums & Disobedience

This discussion provides examples of common forms of tantrums, disobedience and some reasons why children have difficulty learning to follow instructions. A number of positive parenting strategies are introduced to help parents develop a personal plan to prevent disobedience, and teach their child limits.

Monday, June 24

From 5:30-7:00 PM

Please Visit Our Homepage and Click Onto Our Family Intake Form To Register!

 

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ADULT ANGER

Explore common causes of anger, learn how to manage your emotions and find techniques that will help you control your actions before they hurt someone or yourself.

Tuesdays, August 6, 13 & 20

From 5:30-7:00 PM

Please Visit Our Homepage and Click Onto Our Family Intake Form To Register!


FAMILY TIME

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Ongoing Support Groups

 
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Meets every 1st Thursday
6:00-7:00 pm

Call 262-549-5575 to register

 

Ongoing Playgroups

 
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Nos reuniremos todos los Martes 9:30am a 11am

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Meets every Wednesday
9:30-11:00 am