Two Great Learning Opportunities from Two Parenting Your Teen Educators!

Tell Your Parents: Research-Based Parent Education Courses are being offered by Challenge Success

How much help is too much when it comes to homework?

How do I decide which extracurricular activities are best for my kid?

Is it okay for my 13-year-old to be on Facebook every day?

If you’re not sure how to answer these questions, you’re not alone. At Challenge Success, we hear regularly from parents who are trying to be the best parents they can be, but who aren’t always sure what to do.  Learn more here:


Facilitated by Elana C. Reinin, MPH, CPCC

Parenting is not easy, and can create a lot of stress in a time when we crave joy and connection with our children. We don’t have many opportunities to share and vent all the feelings we hold about the trials, tribulations, and yes, joy of child rearing.  Join other parents of teens for support and sharing of mutual wisdom. You will walk away with new tools in your parenting toolbox, and a sense of connection with fellow parents.


What: A parenting group is now forming in Oakland.

Who: Parents of teens who are interested in:

• Sharing support and wisdom with other parents

• Learning how others handle parenting challenges

• Listening to others, and being heard

• New tools for your parenting toolbox

# Of Sessions: Six (6) sessions, each for 2 hours, meeting approx. twice a month

When: Wednesdays, March to May 2012: 3/21, 3/28, 4/18, 4/25, 5/9, 5/23

Time: 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Where: The location in Oakland will be shared once you register

Fee: $150/person for the 6-session series.

Reserve a spot now!

Please contact Sue Proctor:


Elana C. Reinin, MPH, CPCC, is a Co-Active Parenting Coach and Consultant, Positive Discipline parent educator, and is the past Co-President of the JCHS Parent Organization. Elana’s approach focuses on relationship, and is two-fold: to act as a sounding board so that you are seen and heard, and to help you develop the tools that nurture the parent-child connection. She is the mother of three wonderful children: a 22-year-old son and two teenage daughters.


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