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Butte College Foster/Kinship Care Education Program

Butte College Skyway Center

2480 Notre Dame Blvd.

Chico, CA 95928

At the corner of The Skyway

and Notre Dame Blvd.

fostercareed@butte.edu
530-897-6235 Office
530-897-6242 FAX

 

 


 

Workshops

Would You Like to Attend FREE Parent Education Classes in Chico, Paradise, or Oroville? The Butte College Foster/Kinship Care Parent Education Program Provides FREE Parent Education Trainings to EVERYONE!

(If you click on any of the listed trainings on this workshops page you can get a printable individual flyer for that training) Set your Margins to Narrow!! 

Call: (530) 897-6235 to register for a workshop

“THE MORE WE KNOW THE MORE THEY GROW”
Choose Your Attitude AND Make It A Great Day!!

Website updated 4/22/2015

CHICO WORKSHOPS

BUTTE COLLEGE SKYWAY CENTER

2480 Notre Dame  Blvd. Chico, CA 95928

At the corner of Skyway and Notre Dame Blvd.

TUESDAY EVENINGS: 

Common Sense Parenting  Trainer: Lisa Jackson Tuesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm Dates: April 21, 2015 to May 26, 2015

Attachment Parenting   Trainer: Lisa Jackson Tuesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm Dates: June 2, 2015 to August 4, 2015

Becoming A Love And Logic Parent   Trainer: Lisa Jackson Tuesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: August 11, 2015 to September 15, 2015

Nurturing Parenting  Trainer: Lisa Jackson Tuesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm Dates: September 22, 2015 to December 1, 2015

WEDNESDAY MORNINGS:                                        

Easy To Love Difficult To Discipline  Trainer: Lisa Jackson Wednesday Mornings 9am to Noon Dates: March 18, 2015 to May 6, 2015

Positive Discipline  Trainer: Lisa Jackson Wednesday Mornings 9am to Noon  Dates: May 20, 2015 to July 22, 2015

Nurturing Parenting  Trainer: Lisa Jackson Wednesday Mornings 9am to Noon  Dates: August 5, 2015 to October 7, 2015

The Whole Brain Child  Trainer: Lisa Jackson Wednesday Mornings 9am to Noon  Dates: October 14, 2015 to December 2, 2015

WEDNESDAY EVENINGS

Beyond Consequences  Trainer: Susan Patricio MS, RN  Wednesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: April 1, 2015 to May 6, 2015

Nurturing Parenting  Trainer: Susan Patricio MS, RN  Wednesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: May 13, 2015 to July 15, 2015

Understanding Traumatized and Maltreated Children  Trainer: Susan Patricio MS, RN  Wednesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: July 22, 2015 to August 26, 2015

Becoming Brain Smart  Trainer: Susan Patricio MS, RN Wednesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: September 2, 2015 to October 7, 2015

Six Core Strengths of Early Childhood Development  Trainer: Susan Patricio MS, RN  Wednesday Evenings 6pm to 9pm   Dates: October 14, 2015 to December 2, 2015

Prospective Foster Parent Orientation Trainer: Donna Nickelson  Wednesday Evenings 6:00pm to 9:00pm Dates: February 18, March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16, October 21, November 18, NO ORIENTATION IN DECEMBER, 2015   2016 Dates: January 20, February 17, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, 2016

TUESDAY AND THURSDAY MORNINGS:

Butte/Glenn Options For Recovery    9am to Noon most sessions: Fall Session: September 1, 2015 to October 22, 2015 With First-Aid Available October 27, 2015 9am to 4pm

FIRST AND THIRD THURSDAY MOST MONTHS:

Caregiver Resource and Self-Care Training  Facilitated by Susan Patricio MS, RN and Nancy Collins, for more information call 530-897-6235 First and Third Thursday of most months. 11am to 1pm. (In November and December 2015 we will only have meetings on the first Thursday and in January 2016 we will only have one meeting on the third Thursday)

THURSDAY EVENINGS:

Multi-Level Anger Management   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT Thursday Evenings 6pm to 9pm Dates: May 7, 2015 to June 18, 2015

Active Parenting of Teens  Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT  Thursday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: June 25, 2015 to August 27, 2015

The Nurtured Heart Approach  Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT  Thursday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: September 3, 2015 to October 8, 2015

Making Life Better With Essential Communication and Relationship Skills   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT   Thursday Evenings 6pm to 9pm  Dates: October 15, 2015 to December 3, 2015

Guardianship Clinics           Presented by Kim Merrifield, Family Law Attorney
Thursday Evenings 7pm to 9pm     Dates: April 9, May 14, June 17, July 9, August 13, September 10, October 8, November 12, 2015 NO CLINIC IN DECEMBER 2015   2016 Dates: January 14, February 11, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9, 2016

Pre-Service Foster Parent Training (15 hours required to complete)

Trainer: Senta Burton 

Pre-Service can be completed in either two 6 hour Saturdays 9am to 4pm each day and a 3 hour Friday 9am to noon or five 3 hour Tuesday and Thursday evenings 6:00pm to 9:00pm. We do these 15 hour workshops every month so if you are unable to complete the series in one month we can help you convert your needed hours to meet your schedule or you can come back on the alternate month and fill in the days you missed. You do need to finish all 15 hours to obtain a completion certificate.

1 Friday 9am to Noon and 2 Saturdays 9am to 4pm: 2015 Dates: June 6, 19, 20, 2015, August 8, 14,15, 2015, October 10, 16, 17, 2015 December 5, 11, 12, 2015, February 13, 19, 20, 2016, April 9, 15, 16, 2016, June 11, 17, 18, 2016   

Tuesday and Thursday Evenings 6pm - 9pm:   May 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 2015 No Pre-Service July 2015,  September 8, 10, 15, 17,22, 2015, November 3, 5, 10. 12, 17, 2015, January 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 2016, March 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 2016,  May 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 2016  

SATURDAY ONE DAY WORSHOPS:

Foster Parent Refresher Training "Nuts and Bolts"  Trainer:  Senta Burton  Date: To Be Determined  2015 Time: 9am to 4pm

CHICO FRIDAY AND SATURDAY (2-DAY) CLASSES

Each two day workshop is a complete training.

Becoming a Love and Logic Parent Two Day INTENSIVE  Trainer: Lisa Jackson Friday & Saturday: August 14 & 15, 2015  9am to 4pm, with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

Parenting From The Inside Out Two Day INTENSIVE  Trainer: Sue Patricio Friday & Saturday, August 7 & 8, 2015  9am to 4pm, with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

Parenting The Fetal Alcohol and Drug Exposed Child Two Day INTENSIVE  Trainer: Senta Burton Friday & Saturday,  To be determined 2016 9am to 4pm, with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

Parenting the Special Needs Youth Discipline and Educational Advocacy   Trainer: Senta Burton Friday and Saturday To be determined 2016  9am to 4pm with a 1 hour no-host lunch Break

Attachment: What It Is and How It Works-Parenting The Attachment Challenged Child   Trainer: Lisa Jackson Friday & Saturday To be determined 2016 9am to 4pm with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

Nurturing Parenting Program Two Day INTENSIVE   Trainer: Senta Burton Friday & Saturday: June 26 & 27, 2015  9am to 4pm with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

The Six Core Strengths for Healthy Childhood Development Two Day INTENSIVETrainer: Susan Patricio Friday & Saturday, July 17 & 18, 2015 9am to 4pm with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

Anger Management 2 Day INTENSIVE   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT Friday & Saturday,   June 19 & 20, 2015  Also: September 11 & 12, 2015 9am to 4pm with a 1 hour no host lunch

The Whole Brain Child Two Day INTENSIVE   Trainer: Lisa Jackson Friday and Saturday, May 8 & 9, 2015  9am to 4pm with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

TWO SATURDAYS (2-DAY) WORKSHOPS

The Nurtured Heart Approach 2 Day INTENSIVE  Trainer: Senta Burton Two Saturdays  Dates:  May 16 & 30, 2015  Also: July 11 & 25, 2015, September 19 & 26, 2015, November 14 & 21, 2015 and January 16 & 23, 2016 9am to 4pm with a 1 hour no-host lunch break

 

PARADISE WORKSHOPS

The Paradise Ridge Family Resource Center

Location: 6249 Skyway Paradise, CA 95969

TUESDAY DAYS:

Nurturing Parenting Program, Skills for Families  Trainer: Susan Patricio, MS, RN  9am to Noon  Dates: April 14, 2015 to June 16, 2015

Developing Capable Young People  Trainer: Susan Patricio, MS, RN 9am to Noon  Dates: June 23, 2015 to August, 25, 2015

Six Core Strengths of Early Childhood Development  Trainer: Susan Patricio, MS, RN  9am to Noon  Dates: September 1, 2015 to October 6, 2015

Easy To Love Difficult To Discipline   Trainer: Susan Patricio, MS, RN  9am to Noon  Dates: October 13, 2015 to December 8, 2015

TUESDAY EVENINGS:

Multi-Level Anger Management   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT  Tuesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30 Dates: May 5, 2015  to June 16, 2015

Active Parenting of Teens  Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT Tuesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30  Dates: June 23, 2015  To August 25, 2015

The Nurtured Heart Approach  Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT Tuesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30  Dates: September 1, 2015 to October 6, 2015

Conscious Discipline   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT  Tuesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30  Dates: October 13, 2015 to December 8, 2015

FOURTH THURSDAY MOST MONTHS: (November and December 2015 it will be on third Thursday)

Caregiver Resource and Self-Care Training   Facilitated by Susan Patricio MS, RN & Nancy Collins Call 530-897-6235 for more information Noon to 2pm

OROVILLE WORKSHOPS

NORTHERN VALLEY CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES

Location: 2185 Baldwin Ave.  Oroville, CA 95966

Monday Mornings:

Nurturing Parenting   Trainer: Lisa Jackson 9am to Noon  Dates: April 27, 2015 to August 3, 2015

Developing Capable Young People  Trainer:Lisa Jackson 9am to Noon  Dates: August 10, 2015 to October 19, 2015

Positive Discipline   Trainer:Lisa Jackson   9am to Noon   Dates: October 26, 2015 to December 14, 2015 

Wednesday Evenings:

Multi-Level Anger Management   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT Wednesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30 Dates: May 6, 2015 to June 17, 2015

Active Parenting Of Teens   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT  Wednesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30 Dates: June 24, 2015 to August 26, 2015

The Nurtured Heart Approach   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT  Wednesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30  Dates: September 2, 2015 to October 7, 2015

Conscious Discipline   Trainer: Russ Hansen, LMFT  Wednesday Evenings 5:30 to 8:30   Dates: October 14, 2015 to December 23, 2015

SECOND THURSDAY MONTHLY:

Caregiver Resource and Self-Care Training   Facilitated by Susan Patricio MS, RN and Nancy Collins, for more information call 530-897-6235 Second Thursday Each month 11am to 1pm.

TO REGISTER FOR A WORKSHOP PLEASE CALL: (530) 897-6235

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