Parent Support Group – Part 1: Proactive and Positive Parenting Skills

25 Jan by HPA/LiveWell Clinical Psychology

Part 1: Proactive and Positive Parenting Skills – February 13, 2019

Facilitated by: Melissa Them, PhD

When:February 13, 2019
 260 Washington Ave Ext. Ste 101, Corporate Plaza, Albany, NY 12203
Cost: $25
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Are you tired of yelling?  Do you find yourself wishing your child or teen was more respectful or compliant?  Do you feel like you’ve run out of ideas?  Join our pediatric specialist, Dr. Melissa Them, for a presentation discussing proactive and positive parenting skills followed by Q&A.

This a two part discussion, the second discussion will take place on March 13, 2019.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • How to Set Age-Appropriate Expectations​
  • Giving Effective Commands
  • Communicating Better (and More!)
  • When to Seek Support

Melissa Them, PhD is a NYS Licensed Psychologist specializing in the assessment and treatment of childhood mental health disorders.  She has experience with children of all ages and their parents and has been with HPA/LiveWell since its opening in 2010.  Dr. Them can be heard speaking in schools around the Capital Region a variety of topics relevant to children and parents.