Behavioral and
Social Development

Behavioral and Social Development

We offer a holistic approach to understanding and nurturing children’s social and emotional well-being.

We provide invaluable strategies and tools to enhance functioning skills, including managing emotions and navigating challenges both at school and at home. We aim to empower parents to see their child’s potential and equip them with the necessary skills to support their journey.

Programming and Classes

Developmental Milestones: The First Year

For Parents Only

As new parents, we often worry about our baby’s development and compare our child to others. This presentation will review the timeline of the gross motor, fine motor, and communication skills expected within the first year.

Parenting Multiples:
Tips for Raising Twins & Triplets

For Parents Only

Join us for a discussion on topics such as how to choose bottles and strollers, managing feeding & sleeping schedules, potty training, transitioning from bassinets and cribs to beds and how to manage school settings that are unique to multiples.

Navigating Anxiety in Early Parenthood

For Parents Only

The transition to parenthood, coupled with societal pressures, often brings unrealistic expectations, which can lead to symptoms of anxiety and depression. You are not alone. Let’s talk about the stuff no one talks about! 

Big Emotions & Toddler Tantrums: Leading by Example

For Parents Only

For parents of toddlers who need help managing meltdowns, tantrums, negative behaviors and big emotions. We’ll discuss your child’s emotional development, what tactics work best with your child and how to manage your own emotions.

Kids & Gender Identity

For Parents Only

As part of every child’s development, Gender Identity is the internal sense we all develop of who we are. In this class, we’ll introduce the topic of Gender Identity Diversity in children including how Gender Identity develops in stages and how to best support our kids.

Emotional Management Beyblade Competition for Boys

Boys 2nd-5th Grade

Boys will have fun doing a Beyblade Tournament while learning the social skills of friendly competitions. Boys will learn how to be friendly winners or losers to help them not spin out of control like a Beyblade spin. 

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Back to School Slime Camps

For Kids Only

Kids will have fun every day making slime while working on back-to-school social skills and strategies to handle typical kid conflict on the playground. Each day, kids will make different colors of slimes that represent their emotions and learn ways to manage them. Games, poster activities and role playing included.

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Sticky Situations & Big Emotions

Children Only – Intended for Kids K-5th Grade

Kids will learn how to identify sticky situations, how the brain responds to social threats and ways to stay calm in sticky situations. Knowing ways to manage emotions, solve problems, manage conflict and stand up for yourself helps us choose how to respond vs react. Kids will learn words they can say to shut down unfriendly situations and make slime to represent sticky situations.

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Dealing with Unfriendly Friends & Classmates (Girls)

Parent and Child, Intended for Girls 3rd-5th Grade

Parents and kids will learn how to identify sticky situations, how the brain responds to social threats, and hot to stay calm. Knowing ways to manage emotions, problem solve, manage conflict and stand up for yourself helps us choose how to respond vs react. Parents and kids will make a Calming My Brain & Body Toolkit.

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Dealing with Unfriendly Friends & Classmates (Boys)

Parent and Child, Intended for Boys 3rd-5th Grade

Parents and kids will learn how to identify sticky situations, how the brain responds to social threats, and hot to stay calm. Knowing ways to manage emotions, problem solve, manage conflict and stand up for yourself helps us choose how to respond vs react. Parents and kids will make a Calming My Brain & Body Toolkit.

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Dealing with Unfriendly Friends & Classmates (Boys & Girls)

Parent and Child, Intended for boys and girls K-2nd grade

Parents and kids will learn how to identify sticky situations, how the brain responds to social threats, and hot to stay calm. Knowing ways to manage emotions, problem solve, manage conflict and stand up for yourself helps us choose how to respond vs react. Parents and kids will make a Calming My Brain & Body Toolkit.

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Toolkit for Parents of Kids with ADHD

For Parents Only

Learn strategies and tools on how to help with executive functioning including managing emotions given school and home challenges. Learn ways to reframe ADHD and look at it as your child’s superpower to be channeled into a strength. 

Lego Fun for Kids with ADHD

For Kids Only

Boys and Girls will have fun participating in friendly competitions with Legos while learning social skills. Social Skills covered include: being a friendly winner and loser, managing frustrations, taking turns, listening, conversation skills and learning words that build us and others up instead of tearing us and others down.

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