May 31, 2017

For Families of Children with Challenging Behaviors: Developing our Children’s Skills

Join Providence Children’s Health for this six-week parenting class for families and caregivers of children with special needs. Instructor Linda Sinclair, is internationally certified autism specialist, and has more than 20 years’ experience as a special educator, family advocate and parent trainer. She is trained as a master trainer in HOT DOCS*, a program developed by the University Of Southern Florida’s Department of Pediatrics to help parents address difficult behaviors in children with special needs, including autism spectrum disorders. The program provides parenting strategies in a highly interactive group setting. Class topics include:

  • early childhood development
  • routines, rituals and development
  • development and behavior
  • prevention tools for challenging behaviors
  • new parenting skills and stress reduction techniques

Classes occur every Wednesday, from June 28 to Aug 2 10a.m – 12 p.m. Providence St. Vincent Medical Center East Pavilion, Room 11 9135 SW Barnes Rd. Portland, OR 97225

Registration Class size is limited and preregistration is required. Register by phone at 503-215-2429 or toll free; 800-833-8899 ext 52429. Class fee is $50