Workshops for Children
Ages 8 - 11

  • Part I: Does your child have difficult monitoring his or her behavior? In Part I, children will learn how to identify and monitor their level of physical and mental activity. Thursday, February 15th, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Part II: Building upon the information presented in Part I, children are taught strategies for adjusting their level of physical and mental activity to better meet situational demands. Thursday, February 22nd, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Part I:Designed to help children identify the signals that their bodies give when they are getting angry, the thoughts they have that increase or perpetuate their anger and their behavioral reactions when angry. Thursday, March 22nd, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Part II: Building upon the information presented in the previous week, this workshop is designed to help children develop an effective anger management plan. This plan will include strategies for constructively expressing and diffusing anger. Attendance in Part I is required. Thursday, March 29th, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Workshop size is limited. Fee: $50.00 per child for each session. 100% deposit is required, refundable with 24-hour notice. To register, please contact us at 858-581-5050 or send email to: learndev@aol.com

  • Part I: This workshop is designed to teach children more effective communication and problem-solving strategies. Children will use their new skills to identify common problems areas in their relationships and generate alternative ways of handling conflict. This is also a workshop for siblings who seem to argue relentlessly! Thursday, April 12th, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Part II: Building upon the information presented in the previous week, this workshop provides children and families a tool that can be used to resolve conflicts collaboratively. Attendance in Part I is required. Thursday, April 19th, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Workshop size is limited. Fee: $50.00 per child for each session. 100% deposit is required, refundable with 24-hour notice. To register, please contact us at 858-581-5050 or send email to: learndev@aol.com

Is your child being teased or bullied by other children? This workshop is designed to help children understand why other children (or they) engage in teasing/bullying and to help them learn the most effective means of responding to these behaviors.

Thursday,To Be Arranged, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Workshop size is limited. Fee: $50.00 per child for each session. 100% deposit is required, refundable with 24-hour notice. To register, please contact us at 858-581-5050 or send email to: learndev@aol.com

Does your child demonstrate uneven learning abilities? This workshop is designed to help children better understand different learning styles (including ADHD and LD) and to identify their learning strengths and vulnerabilities. They will also learn about famous people who struggled in school but went on to become successful adults.

Thursday, February 8th, from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Workshop size is limited. Fee: $50.00 per child for each session. 100% deposit is required, refundable with 24-hour notice. To register, please contact us at 858-581-5050 or send email to: learndev@aol.com

Does your child appear to be on an emotional roller coaster? This workshop is designed to help children become more aware of their emotions and to provide them with a step-by-step plan for coping with sadness, worry, anger, loneliness, boredom, jealousy, frustration and confusion.

Thursday, April 26th, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Workshop size is limited. Fee: $50.00 per child for each session. 100% deposit is required, refundable with 24-hour notice. To register, please contact us at 858-581-5050 or send email to: learndev@aol.com