UNC Family Medicine Offers free Spring Parenting Series

Do you ever wonder how to stop your toddler's tantrums? Have you ever been concerned about your child's development? UNC Family Medicine is offering a free parenting series.

Join us.  Share your concerns.  Learn tips and techniques for parenting.

Understanding the secret language of your newborn:
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Learn how to understand what your baby is trying to tell you. Prevent problems and encourage healthy habits around your baby’s eating, sleeping, crying, and attachment.

Six easier ways to give birth:
Tuesday, March 6, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Learn how to care for yourself and your growing baby.  Discover all the choices you can make that will help you have a satisfying birth and healthy baby.

Helping your baby and child learn to sleep at night:
Tuesday, March 27, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Sleep problems are an exhausting reality of parenting.  Learn strategies for avoiding and treating sleep problems in babies, toddlers, and young children.

Taming tantrums for toddlers:
Tuesday, April 17, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Learn simple and easy techniques to deal with challenging toddlers (appropriate for parents of toddlers ages 15 months – 3 years).

Disciplining the young child:
Tuesday, April 24, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Discover why children misbehave.  Learn techniques to deal with challenging young children (appropriate for parents of children ages 3-8).

Understanding learning disabilities and ADHD in the school-aged child:
Tuesday, May 8, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Parents struggle when they see their children struggle with school.  This class will help you understand how learning disabilities and ADHD impacts children age 8-14, when evaluation is needed, and how best to support your growing child.

Talking to your preteen about sexuality:
Tuesday, May 15, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Knowing how and when to talk to pre-teens is confusing for many parents.  This class will give you tips and techniques for having these important conversations as your child grows and develops.

All sessions are FREE and take place at
UNC Family Medicine Center
590 Manning Drive – Chapel Hill, NC

Participation is limited. 
Call Lisa Biggs at 843-7678 or
email: Lbiggs@unch.unc.edu now to reserve a seat.

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