Weston youth services offers parenting workshops

Weston Youth Services is offering the following free fall parenting workshops. All are held in the conference room behind the reference section at the Weston Public Library from 9 to 10:30 a.m.

For grades K-2

Wednesday, Oct. 10: How to Help Your Child Socialize and Negotiate the World of Friends: Strategies for Effective Parenting

For grades 3-6

Wednesday, Oct. 24: How to Build Self-Esteem in Your Child

Wednesday, Nov. 14: Overcoming Powerlessness with Your Child: Strategies to Deal with Your Child Effectively

Jaqueline Lapa Sussman

The workshops are led by Jaqueline Lapa Sussman MS, LPC, a longtime Weston resident. She is a psychotherapist, author, and lecturer, and one of the foremost practitioners of eidetic image psychology. She has delivered lectures and seminars worldwide and has trained top-level government officials, health care providers, corporate CEOs, professional athletes, and university faculties.

Her books are Images of Desire: Finding Your Natural Sensual Self in Today’s Image-Filled Society and Freedom From Failure: How to Discover the Secret Images That Can Bring Success in Love, Parenthood, Career, and Physical Well-Being.

In addition, she has published numerous articles and currently writes a monthly self-help article for Total Health Magazine.

Barbara Greenberg

For grades 5-12

Tuesday, Oct. 9: Getting Your Teen to Want to Talk to You

Tuesday, Oct. 23: Is Popularity Overrated? A Discussion on Cliques, Bullying, and Friendships

Tuesday, Nov. 13: The Technogap: Texting, Sexting, and Facebook

These workshops are led by Barbara R. Greenberg Ph.D., a professional consultant on adolescent issues at Silver Hill Hospital. She is co-author of Teenage as a Second Language. She is the Teen Doctor for Psychology Today, is a parenting expert for Galtime.com, and blogs regularly for the Huffington Post.

Dr. Greenberg has a doctorate in clinical psychology from SUNY Stony Brook and served as a clinical administrator on an adolescent inpatient unit at a private psychiatric hospital for 21 years before dedicating herself to private outpatient practice and consultation work.

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