This 8-week parenting workshop series is designed for parents to learn skills and strategies on how to enhance their baby’s social, emotional and language development.
Incredible Years, an evidence-based program, is a 8-week, 2-hour program for parents of children 0 -12 months old, designed to promote emotional and social competence and to prevent and reduce aggression and emotional problems in these children in the future. Since young children with high rates of aggressive behavioral have been shown to be at risk of developing substance abuse problems, droppping out of school, and engaging in other undesirable activities, the goal of the Incredible Years program is to reduce the occurence of aggressive and oppositional behavior.
Increased school readiness
Improved parenting interactions and relationships
Reduced youth school drop out
Increased academic achievement
Reduce youth conduct disorders and criminal activity
Reduce youth drug and alcohol problems
Part 1 - Getting to Know Baby
Part 2 - Babies as Intelligent Learners
Part 3 - Providing Physical, Tactile and Visual Stimulation
Part 4 - Parents Learning to Read Babies' Minds
Part 5 - Gaining Support
Part 6 - Babies Emerging Sense of Self