YourSpace Hamilton

Managing Meltdowns – 4 session online course

  • WEEK 1
    January 19, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 2
    January 26, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 3
    February 2, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 4
    February 9, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
FamilySpace registration - all 4 dates


This four-session course focuses on how collaborative problem solving can help defuse behaviours and improve communication. Whether you are dealing with explosive behaviours or a child or youth that shuts down, collaborative problem solving can help make parenting easier. This mini-course will explore:

  • spirited temperaments
  • what may be behind your child or youth’s behaviour
  • coping strategies
  • two-way problem solving/communication

One registration includes all 4 weekly sessions:

  • WEEK 1 – Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 2 – Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 3 – Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEk 4 – Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 6-7pm

What to expect from this online course:

  • Course materials will be shared electronically (handouts, worksheets)
  • Registrants will receive a reminder email with login instructions before each weekly session
  • Additional options for asking questions and sharing comments may be available
  • You can still participate anonymously

NOTE: Registration closes 90 minutes before the first session starts

 

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Friendships: Helping Your Child or Youth Make and Keep Them

  • Friendships: Helping Your Child Make and Keep Them
    February 16, 2021
    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
FamilySpace registration


This workshop is for family members and caregivers of children and youth 10-18 years of age. Join this session to learn about social skills, how they develop, and ways you can support your child or teen to in using them to build and care for friendships.

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Parenting Your Anxious Child or Youth – 3 session online course

  • WEEK 1
    February 23, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 2
    March 2, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 3
    March 9, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
FamilySpace registration - all 3 dates


This course will review different childhood anxiety disorders, why children are anxious and how it affects them. Families and caregivers will also learn helpful strategies for dealing with anxious, and sometimes disruptive, behaviour that can get in the way of everyday living.

One registration includes all 3 weekly sessions:

  • WEEK 1 – Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 2 – Tuesday, March 2, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 3 – Tuesday, March 9, 2021, 6-7pm

What to expect from this online course:

  • Course materials will be shared electronically (handouts, worksheets)
  • Registrants will receive a reminder email with login instructions before each weekly session
  • Additional options for asking questions and sharing comments may be available
  • You can still participate anonymously

NOTE: Registration closes 90 minutes before the first session starts

 

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Burn Out! – 3 session online course

  • WEEK 1
    March 3, 2021
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • WEEK 2
    March 10, 2021
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • WEEK 3
    March 17, 2021
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Free registration - all 3 dates


When our stress levels are too high it can be hard to take care of others. Learning to take care of yourself first is not selfish, it helps you be a better parent and a better you. This 3 session workshop series will be an opportunity to reconnect with yourself. Explore ways that you can increase feelings of happiness, empowerment and satisfaction in your parenting abilities.

One registration includes all 3 weekly sessions:

  • WEEK 1 – Wednesday, March 3, 2021, 5:30-6:30pm
  • WEEK 2 – Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 5:30-6:30pm
  • WEEK 3 – Wednesday, March 17, 2021, 5:30-6:30pm

What to expect from this online course:

  • Course materials will be shared electronically (handouts, worksheets)
  • Registrants will receive a reminder email with login instructions before each weekly session
  • Additional options for asking questions and sharing comments may be available
  • You can still participate anonymously

NOTE: Registration closes 90 minutes before the first session starts

 

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Parenting Your Child or Youth with ADHD – 3 session online course

  • WEEK 1
    March 23, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 2
    March 30, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 3
    April 6, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
FamilySpace registration - all 3 dates


This online course reviews ADHD and how it how it affects children and teens. Join other families and caregivers to explore why your child acts the way they do and how to give them the tools they need to succeed.

Topics discussed:

  • parenting strategies that work (evidence-based parenting strategies)
  • managing reactions and ups and downs (emotional regulation)
  • planning, organization, making decisions, etc. (executive functioning)
  • social skills

One registration includes all 3 weekly sessions:

  • WEEK 1 – Tuesday, March 23, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 2 – Tuesday, March 30, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 3 – Tuesday, April 6, 2021, 6-7pm

What to expect from this online course:

  • Course materials will be shared electronically (handouts, worksheets)
  • Registrants will receive a reminder email with login instructions before each weekly session
  • Additional options for asking questions and sharing comments may be available
  • You can still participate anonymously

NOTE: Registration closes 90 minutes before the first session starts

 

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Building Your Parenting Tool Box – 3 session online course

  • WEEK 1
    April 13, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 2
    April 20, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • WEEK 3
    April 27, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
FamilySpace registration


This three-session course will review a variety of parenting strategies that have proven to be effective. Topics that will be discussed are: understanding your child’s disruptive behaviour, reducing conflict, dealing with emotions, communication and problem-solving.

One registration includes all 3 weekly sessions:

  • WEEK 1 – Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 2 – Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 6-7pm
  • WEEK 3 – Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 6-7pm

What to expect from this online course:

  • Course materials will be shared electronically (handouts, worksheets)
  • Registrants will receive a reminder email with login instructions before each weekly session
  • Additional options for asking questions and sharing comments may be available
  • You can still participate anonymously

NOTE: Registration closes 90 minutes before the first session starts

 

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I’m Scared of the Doctor and Dentist Too

  • I'm Scared of the Doctor and Dentist Too
    April 27, 2021
    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
FamilySpace registration


Help your child overcome their fear of dentists, doctors, needles and medical appointments. Family members and caregivers will gain a better understanding of how to prepare and educate children for doctor, dentist and hospital visits. Coping strategies and practical tips will be shared.

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