Parent Education

Parent Education classes take place on Zoom, or at 595 Price Avenue, Ste. 100, Redwood City, CA.
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Lunch & Learn logoMorrissey-Compton is pleased to announce it’s 2022 LUNCH & LEARN Series!

LUNCH & LEARN is back! Our Parent Education webinar series features presentations on a variety of topics, ranging from the fields of education, mental health, and speech & language. The presentations are scheduled for 12noon-12:45. The presentations are about 30 minutes in length followed by 15 minutes of Q&A.

We hope you can join us!

These presentations are great for parents and professionals! For information, please contact our office at (650) 322-5910.

Upcoming Lunch & Learn classes:

• Thu, Feb 24, 2022
Teens, Social Media, and Mental Health
with Mickell Lethco, Psy.D.

• Thu, Mar 10, 2022
Mindfulness Strategies for Managing Stress
with Suzie Freedberg, Ph.D.

• Thu, Mar 24, 2022
Building Comprehension and Vocabulary Through Reading Aloud
with Adria Flores

Whether your elementary school child is a beginning reader, a reluctant reader, or already a lover of books, reading aloud to them can increase their understanding of higher-level concepts and increase their knowledge of unknown words. In this session, we will cover concrete and easy-to-implement strategies that you can use tonight to make the most of your read aloud time with your child.

• Thu, Apr 7, 2022
Building Healthy Parent-Child Relationships
with Ariel Marrero, Psy.D.

• Thu, Apr 28, 2022
Building Social Skills In A Group Setting
with Kate Ekman

Did you miss a Lunch & Learn webinar?
See the past webinar recordings here. We’ll keep adding them as we go.
Sign up for webinars:
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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.


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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 how to advocate for him.