Nurturing Parenting

The mission of the Nurturing Parenting program is to promote healthy families in Valencia County by strengthening parent-child relationships, building self-sufficiency and encouraging healthy behaviors.

Topics presented include:

  • Stress management
  • Building self-worth
  • Praising children
  • Alternatives to spanking
  • Feelings
  • Building personal power
  • Understanding drug and alcohol abuse
  • Developing family morals
  • Values and rules

Participants will gain knowledge on a parenting skill that is proven to increase the communication, cooperation, and love within a household. The workshop is free of charge to the public.

For additional information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson, 505-565-3002.

Publications

Useful Websites

  • KidsHealth
    If you're looking for information you can trust about kids and teens that's free of "doctor speak," you've come to the right place. KidsHealth is the most-visited site on the Web for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.