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        NEW: ONLINE REFRESHER AND Q&A WITH JULIE KING Thursday, July 19, 8 to 9:15 PM Central Time (9 to 10:15 PM Eastern, 6 to 7:15 Pacific)
 
Have you read the book, How To Talk So Little Kids Will Listen, or taken a workshop, and still have questions? Or perhaps you could use a refresher? This online interactive Q&A session provides an opportunity to review the tools and concepts and get new ideas for addressing your current challenges with kids.  Early Bird fee (ends July 8): $25 per person or $35 per couple. Late Owl fee (if space is available): $35 per person or $50 per couple. Registration for this workshop is now closed.

      HOW TO TALK SO LITTLE KIDS WILL LISTEN presentations

June 22, Stanford Pediatricians and Residents. 
 
 
Sunday, July 15, from 10 to 4:30 PM, Parents Place of San Rafael (CA)
 
  

Thursday, Sept 6 to 27, 5:30 to 7:30 PM Pacific Time (7:30 to 9:30 PM Central Time, 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM Eastern Time)
 
Sunday, August 19, 10 to 4:30 PM, Parents Place of San Mateo
 
SIBLINGS WITHOUT RIVALRY

Not currently scheduled. 
 
  
Tues., June 19 2018, 7 to 9 PM, Pacifica, CA.

Fri., Sept. 7, 9:30 to 11:30 AM, Tiburon (Marin), CA.

 

HOW TO TALK SO KIDS WHO ARE 'WIRED DIFFERENTLY' WILL LISTEN 

Not currently scheduled.

A workshop for parents and professionals who live or work with children with autism spectrum or sensory processing disorders or other developmental differences.

Do you have a child who is especially sensitive, stubborn, or strong-willed? Has your child been diagnosed with an autism spectrum or sensory processing disorder? If you've never taken a workshop because your child is not "typical," this workshop is for you!  Come learn how to use the skills of the "How to Talk" workshops with your special child.
 

  
 
Available for private groups, online or in person in the SF Bay Area.
 
HOW TO TALK SO KIDS WILL LISTEN One-day Intensive workshop 

Sunday, July 15, 2018
10 to 4:30 PM
Parents Place of Marin
San Rafael, CA
Early bird discount ends July 6, 2018
Online registration HERE 
Are you getting worn down by morning mayhem, bedtime battles, sibling scuffles, dawdling and defiance? 
Do you try to avoid using threats, bribes and punishments, but find yourself using them anyway, just to survive the day?
  Would you like to learn practical and effective methods that will make life with kids easier and more satisfying? 

Come learn a proven approach to enhance cooperation and good will, strengthen character and self-esteem, and build respectful, compassionate relationships. In a supportive environment, you'll practice specific skills in role-plays and exercises, and learn how to communicate clearly and consistently with your children in the face of normal, everyday challenges. You'll leave with practical strategies that you can implement immediately to improve communication and discipline and enhance your relationships at home.

HOW TO TALK SO  LITTLE KIDS WILL LISTEN
(for parents and caretakers of kids ages 2 to 7)

Online 4-week workshops:

Thursdays, Sept. 6 to 27, 5:30 to 7:30 PM Pacific Time (7:30 to 9:30 PM Central Time, 8:30 to 10:30 PM Eastern Time) Early Bird discount ends Sun., August 26.

Online workshop meets using Zoom.us. Participants must have internet access with a camera and microphone. Early bird rate is $200 per person or $265 per couple. Late owl rate is $225 per person or $290 per couple. Space is limited. Online registration HERE.

One-day Intensive workshop:

Sunday, August 19, 10 to 4:30 PM
Parents Place of San Mateo (CA)

Online registration HERE. Early Bird registration ends 8-11-18.

Are you getting worn down by morning mayhem, bedtime battles, sibling scuffles, dawdling and defiance? 
Do you try to avoid using threats, bribes and punishments, but find yourself using them anyway, just to survive the day?
  Would you like to learn practical and effective methods that will make life with little kids easier and more satisfying? 

Come learn a proven approach to enhance cooperation and good will, strengthen character and self-esteem, and build respectful, compassionate relationships. In a supportive environment, you will reflect on your goals and values, practice specific skills in role-plays and exercises, and learn how to communicate clearly and consistently with your children in the face of normal, everyday challenges. You will leave with practical strategies that you can implement immediately to improve communication and discipline and enhance your relationships at home.
 

SUNDAY INTENSIVE FORMAT: For busy parents who simply cannot fit a weekly series into your schedule, this workshop presents the same tools and strategies of the How To Talk approach in one day!

SIBLINGS WITHOUT RIVALRY workshop

Not currently scheduled.
Are you getting worn down by your children's fighting or complaining, comparisons or competition, or other child-like behavior?
Do you find yourself using threats, bribes or a raised voice, but find yourself using them anyway, just to survive the day?
Would you like to learn practical and effective methods that will make life with children easier and more satisfying?

Come learn a proven approach to enhance cooperation and good will, strengthen character and self-esteem, and build respectful, compassionate relationships. In a supportive environment, you will reflect on your goals and values, practice specific skills in role-plays and exercises, and learn how to communicate clearly and consistently with your children in the face of normal, everyday challenges. You will leave with practical strategies that you can implement immediately to improve communication and discipline and enhance your relationships at home.

REFRESHER AND REUNION WORKSHOPS for workshop graduates and readers of any How To Talk book

For those with preschool and early elementary-age children:
Tues., June 19, 2018
7:00 -9:00 PM (pot luck and schmoozing starts 6:30 PM)
Private home, Pacifica

Thurs., July 19, 2018
8 to 9:15 PM Central (6 to 7:15 PM Pacific; 9 to 10:15 Eastern)
Online on Zoom.us.
Early bird discount ends July 8.
Registration is now closed.

 
For those with tweens and teens:
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018
9:30 to 11:30 AM
Private home, Tiburon
 
Could you use some strategies for the new situations and challenges that have come up since you last took a workshop or read the book?
Are you finding it hard to remember the skills you learned when you're in the heat of the moment?
 

Many workshop graduates say they wish there were a way to follow up after the workshop has ended.  Now there is!  The Refresher and Reunion workshops are open to graduates of any one or more workshops by Julie King or readers of any How To Talk book.  We will address your issues and challenges from home (or the park, or school, or...). The group serves as a place to refresh yourself and further explore the skills and philosophy we have studied, as well as a place to get inspiration and concrete ideas for specific situations.

HOW TO TALK SO T(W)EENS WILL LISTEN 4-week series 
Available for private groups.

 Are you getting worn down by morning mayhem, bedtime battles, homework hassles, sibling scuffles, dawdling and defiance, and other typical t(w)eens tussles?

 Do you try to avoid using threats, bribes and punishments, but struggling to figure out what else to do?

 Would you like to learn practical and effective methods that will make life with t(w)eens easier and more satisfying?

Come learn a proven approach to enhance cooperation and good will, strengthen character and self-esteem, and build respectful, compassionate relationships. In a supportive environment, you will reflect on your goals and values, practice specific skills in role-plays and exercises, and learn how to communicate clearly and consistently with your children in the face of normal, everyday challenges. You will leave with practical strategies that you can implement immediately to improve communication and discipline and enhance your relationships at home.

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