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Encompass Parenting at Virginia Mason

Encompass Parenting at Virginia Mason
Presented by Virginia Mason Medical Center, Issaquah

This groundbreaking Encompass workshop series at the Virginia Mason Issaquah Clinic presents the latest scientific research findings on child development in a useful, practical way. Learn the pillars of your child’s social and emotional development and why they are critical to your child’s future success in academics and in life.This free series is for expecting parents and those with children from newborns to age 5. Sign up now, space is limited.

All workshops are 90 minutes and taught by experts in the field on the first Thursday of the month from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Virginia Mason-Issaquah.  

The details

Thursday, September 4, 2014  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Avoid Power Struggles- Liann Smith, Encompass PCIT Coach 

Thursday, October 2, 2014  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Importance of Play- Kerry Beymer, Encompass Community Education Manager.

Research shows that there is a direct correlation between the amount and quality of early childhood play and the children's overall healthy development and well-being in later years. 

Thursday, November 6, 2014  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Adapted Discipline for Children with Special Needs- Sally Rasmussen, Encompass Special Educator, CHERISH Coordinator

Thursday, December 4, 2014  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Executive Function Skills Basics- Kerry Beymer, Encompass Comunity Education Manager

Thursday, February 5, 2014  5:30-7:00 p.m.
Sensory Processing Disorder- Darlene Logan, Encompass OTR/L Occupational Therapist

The series is FREE with online registration. Click here to register.

For more info, contact: Kerry Beymer, Parenting Support and Education manager, 425.888.2777