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Classes

CPI offers classes to parents of children ages 0-18. Each class is led by a trained parent educator who provides tools that parents can adapt to their own family's needs. All CPI classes have a strong child development foundation, supporting the belief that each child and parent brings unique needs and temperament to family life.

Although many classes are held at the Parent Education Center in southwest Santa Rosa, others are conveniently located throughout Sonoma County.

Classes include Guiding your Toddler and Preschooler, Positive Parenting. In addition, classes involving infants and toddlers, such as Infant Massage and Billingual Playgroups, are attended by parents and children together.

Cost is per person unless otherwise indicated. Unless noted parents DO NOT attend with child. Childcare is not provided and children may not be left unattended. Classes are held at our Parent Education Center, 3642 Standish Ave, Santa Rosa, CA.

We can also register you over the phone, if you have a questions about class, enrollment space. We would need to confirm payment over the phone to finalize class registration. CPI Parent Education Center  707-585-6108 extension 1240.

Free classes are under the Special Topics below, select check option for payment to finalize, registration is required to ensure we have enough space for all participants at each community location.


Choose a category to see what classes we offer.

General Parenting- All Ages

Managing Family Anger

4 Sessions

Monday, October 23 - November 13, 2017 6:00- 8:00pm | CPI, 3642 Standish Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95407

This class explores the causes of anger in family relationships and offers positive strategies for managing angry feelings. The curriculum demonstrates how to improve family communication and engender greater trust and cooperation among parents and children. Parents will learn how to manage their own anger and how to model effective anger management strategies for children of all ages.

20 Inventory
@ $70.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A

Mindfulness Program for Parents and Children

6 Sessions

Mondays, October 30 - December 4, 2017 6:30- 8pm | CPI, 3642 Standish Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95407

Teaching parents and children how to use mindfulness to ease stress and manage difficult emotions. The class is intended for parents and children 10+. The practice taught during these sessions have been proven to decrease anxiety in students. They become calmer and more focused and have reported experiencing less stress regarding homework and test. Students have also reported becoming less emotionally reactive and more compassionate with themselves as well as others.

20 Inventory
@ $90.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A

Handling Anger, Mine and My Child's (November)

6 Sessions

Tuesdays, November 7 - December 12, 2017 6:00- 8:00pm |

CPI, 3642 Standish Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95407

Topics include where anger comes from, how to manage and control our anger, communication techniques which minimize angry reactions, and acceptable outlets for angry children.

20 Inventory
@ $90.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A

Positive Parenting (ages 2-12)

3 Sessions

Wednesdays, November 1 - 15, 2017 6:00- 8:00pm |

CPI, 3642 Standish Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95407

This class will help you be positive with your children. Communication, stress management, emotional control and positive discipline are some of the topics we’ll discuss.

20 Inventory
@ $60.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A

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