Offered to Court-Referred Clients through our DCS Community-Based Contract

Regions Served

4 & 10 and parts of 6 & 7

Counties Served 

Allen, Adams, DeKalb, Huntington, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Whitley, and Marion

Service Standard

Parenting Education

Service Description

This award-winning, evidence-based,  parenting class and best-selling book, provides participants with valuable parenting skills.

Participants gain confidence and courage to meet the challenges (and savor the joys) of their children’s teen years.

This class is based on sound principles of child and adolescent development and provides families with indispensable parenting help.

Participants learn and laugh in a supportive environment

Topics

Teens and technology

Drug use and prevention

Bullying

Stepfamily considerations

Brain development, behavior and decision-making

Discipline and communication

Sexuality

Teens and technology

Drug use and prevention

Bullying

Stepfamily considerations

Brain development, behavior and decision-making

Discipline and communication

Sexuality

Structure

26 group sessions in total

One session per week

Sessions are 2-hours long each

Morning or evening groups

8-10 participants per group

Individual sessions as needed