The Incredible Years Parenting Class is geared towards people who have children who are between the ages of two and eight. The goal of the class is to teach parents effective discipline methods and help them build positive relationships with their children. The classes will take place on Tuesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The classes will begin on January 17, 2017 and will be taught at Pagosa Springs Elementary School, which is located in Pagosa Springs, Colorado. The program will last 14 weeks.
The class will teach parents how to set limits and reward good behavior. It will also teach parents how to establish routines. Additionally, it will teach parents what they should do when their children misbehave.
This class is not just for the parents. Children can benefit from taking this class along with their parents. It helps children develop emotional regulation and social skills. It also prepares children for school. Parents and children will be able to get a free dinner.
One parent area has already gone through the program and has given it his stamp of approval. He stated that he was skeptical at first because he did not want to spend 14 weeks in class. However, he is happy that he went through the class. He was surprised at how effective the methods were. He stated that his son responded positively to the methods that were taught in the class. He also looked forward to going to the meetings with his friends every week.