Category Archive for: Parents

Drug Take Back Event

by dstudio21

April 29th from 10 am – 2 pm Bring any unwanted medications to one of the four sites listed below. Over the counter medications, vitamins, sharps, and prescriptions all accepted. PeaceHealth Memorial Health Center 33rd & Main (South Back Lot), Vancouver Battle Ground Police Department 507 SW 1st St, Battle Ground Kaiser Cascade Park 12607…



Positive Parenting Toolbox

by dstudio21

We’ve all hit challenging parenting moments! Sometimes it’s helpful to step back before reacting and ask. What age or stage is my child in? Maybe they are having strong emotional responses due to developmental changes. Am I doing too much for my child? They might be ready for more responsibility or to learn a new…



New Upcoming Classes

by dstudio21

NEW Upcoming class dates for Guiding Good Choices. A FREE 5 week family workshop series for parents of children ages 9-12. March, 22, 29 (Spring Break) April 12, 19 & 26. Are interested in: Building positive communication skills? Creating strong family connections? Tools for managing family conflict? Expectations/boundaries ? Preparation for the middle school transition?…



High five!!

by dstudio21

  • Posted on February 21, 2017

  • Parents

Parents are the most powerful influence in their child’s life! Why is this important? The research shows that caring adult(s) in the life of a child can help reduce early substance use and promote healthy decision making. Here are a few ideas, Talk to your kids often; Participate in family bonding actives; Be engaged with…



Friends and Family Parenting

by dstudio21

  • Posted on January 24, 2017

  • Parents

Good parenting means different things in different families, with every mom and dad setting their own intention for the parenting life they want. No matter how many parenting articles you read or parenting tips you receive, remember that you are the ultimate guide and inspiration to your children. The Chocolate Solution to Arguments A mom…



E-cigarettes and Youth Don’t Mix

by dstudio21

Adolescent years are times of important brain development. Brain development begins during the growth of the fetus in the womb and continues through childhood and to about age 25. Nicotine exposure during adolescence and young adulthood can cause addiction and harm the developing brain.   Did you Know? Nicotine affects brain development, which continues to…



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