Parent Services Center presents 2013 Annual parenting conference | Events
From Parent Services Center:
“Who’s In Charge? – How to Avoid Power Struggles with Children” is the topic for Parent Services Center’s annual parenting conference to be held Saturday, January 26, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Kelly Smith, nationally recognized child behavior specialist, is the featured speaker. The conference will be held at the Rose Heights Church Conference Center, 2120 Old Omen Road, Tyler, Texas.
Ms. Smith is a Licensed Psychological Associate with a Master’s degree in clinical psychology. She has worked for the past 17 years for Mesquite ISD as a Behavior Specialist. She works with students, counselors, teachers and administrators in creating and implementing behavior techniques to help students learn to manage their own behaviors at school and at home.
“Ms. Smith has 30 years experience working with children, teens, and adults with behavioral issues,” said Conference Chair Suzanne Brians. “In addition, she has recorded and co-authored works with the nationally known author and speaker, Dr. Ray Levy. She should provide valuable information for anyone who cares for children.”
The public is invited to the conference. Registration is $25 prior to January 19. Proof of attendance will be provided for parents, foster parents, and childcare providers and continuing education credit is available for professional counselors, social workers, marriage and family therapists and teachers. Lunch will be provided.
Parent Services Center is a non-profit organization which seeks to provide parents and those who work with children the educational opportunities, resources and support necessary to raise children who can become healthy, contributing members of society. “Our programs are made possible through individual donations, grants, and the generosity of Corporate Sponsors Southside Bank and At Home Healthcare,” said Executive Director Shelley Judd. “We are grateful to all those who support the belief that families matter.” For more information on the conference go to www.parentservicescenter.org.