Parent Education

Parent Education classes take place on Zoom, or at 595 Price Avenue, Ste. 100, Redwood City, CA, or on Zoom.
Want to have a workshop at your school or agency? Download the PDF.
Lunch & Learn logoMorrissey-Compton is pleased to announce it’s new LUNCH & LEARN Program starting in May!

Our new Parent Education webinar series will feature presentations on a variety of topics, ranging from the fields of education, mental health, and speech & language. The presentations are scheduled for the 2nd & 4th Thursdays in May and June, and the 2nd Tuesdays in July and August from 12noon-12:45. The presentations are about 30 minutes in length followed by 15 minutes of Q&A.

We hope that you can join us!

June 24, 2021 – Summer Learning Loss Prevention – Educational Activities to keep skills fresh (6-12)
July 08, 2021 – How Expressive and Receptive Language Disorders Affect Reading And Writing
Aug 12, 2021 – Identifying gaps in your child’s learning profile post-COVID

These presentations are great for parents and professionals! Stay tuned for further announcements regarding how to access this important webinar series! For information, please contact our office at (650) 322-5910.

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The Parent-Teacher Partnership: Addressing Anxiety in the Classrom

May 27, 2021 – 12:00noon-12:45pm
with Ariel Marrero, Psy.D., CTRP-C

This presentation will focus on how caregivers can work with their child’s school team to address their anxiety in the classroom. An introduction to the school’s tiered system of supports will be provided, so that caregivers can understand the different type of staff available for partnership. Practical information on the steps involved in the collaboration process, how to approach anxiety as a team, and different strategies for supporting anxious students will be discussed.

Testimonials

I’ve learned so much and continue to learn from taking the workshops, and I appreciate that they are free, it really makes a difference for those of us who are struggling financially.

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Your parent education classes really helped me understand my child’s challenges and advocate for him.