Arizona Baptist Children’s Services & Family Ministries is here to serve you and your family. Our parenting classes are available in English or Spanish to help provide you with support and encouragement for the challenges and joys of parenting. You will have the opportunity to share your experiences with other parents and learn new skills from a qualified trainer using proven curriculum.
Evening or daytime parenting classes are offered one day a week (Mon – Thurs) for either three or six week sessions depending on the class. The cost is $60 per class session. Classes are open to everyone, including individuals who must take mandatory court-ordered parenting classes, new parents and anyone who wants to further develop their parenting skills.
1) Character Training (All age groups )
Parents will learn how to encourage their children development of the qualities of good character. Such as giving and gaining respect, being honest and being responsible.
February 15, 2014
2) The Child welfare System , a better understanding of it all (all age groups)
Get a basic understanding how Child welfare systems typically receive and investigate reports of possible child abuse and neglect and how they provide services to families that need assistance in the protection and care of their children. How it arrange for children to live with kin or with foster families when they are not safe at home; and arrange for reunification, adoption, or other permanent family connections for children leaving foster care.
March 08, 2014
3) Bullying (all age groups)
Aggressive behavior may be bullying depending on what happened, how often it happens and who it happens to. Find out what bullying is and what the different types are.
April 12, 2014
4) Become a coach/mentor to your teen as they transition to young adults (Teens)
Learn how you can become a mentor to your teen and get the resources that will make their transition into adulthood easier.
May 10, 2014
5) Parenting the Special Needs (all age groups)
An inside look on how to parent a child with special needs. From the development delays, to behavioral and the medical support needed.
June 14, 2014
Please contact our training coordinator Erika Arthur at (602) 346-2348 for topic and schedule information. Click the “View Calendar” button above in the sidebar menu to find upcoming workshops.