This class educates parents on the developmental stages of childhood, and the effect of environmental factors on their child’s development. Class also examines parenting styles and practices. Parents receive concrete strategies for establishing appropriate and realistic expectations; responding to and managing their child’s needs and behaviors; and developing norms for healthy family communication and teamwork.
The goal for these classes is to help you as the parent to know what to expect as your child ages as far as developmental stages and behaviors and to anticipate and respond in appropriate ways to better your child and their future as well as your family life right now.
Parenting classes are $40 per session, but you must purchase your workbook ($30) on the first day, for a total cost of $70. The parenting program is 6-weeks long, and is court-approved in the state of Georgia.