About this Course
This program teaches parenting best practices and styles, child development and temperament, caring for children’s physical needs, the importance of structure and routine, and child discipline. The evidence-based coursework is appropriate for family/domestic issues, probation parent reentry, and as a companion course for our juvenile court programs.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Teaches you about parenting best practices and styles
Provides you information about child development and temperament, and caring for children’s physical needs
Helps you understand the importance of structure and routine in a child's life
Teaches you about the importance of disciplining your child
Self-driven 4 hour courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Earn a Certificate upon completion
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Dr. Kathleen (Katie) Smith
A licensed psychologist who operates a private practice in Louisville, Kentucky. She focuses her practice on treating children, adolescents and families. Dr. Smith specializes in treating clinical issues including: anxiety disorders, depression, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and traumatic events including abuse and domestic violence.
"The course makes you think about how you impact others lives. "
Carol C, Louisiana
What you will learn from this course
1. What is Parenting?
2. Child Development and Temperament
3. Caring for Your Child’s Physical Needs: Keeping Your Child Healthy and Safe
4. Daily Life as a Parent: Implementing Structure and Routine, Focusing on What’s Important
6. Final Review
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