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Parenting Education Classes Palo Alto, Foster City, Teens – School Aged

Parenting Education Classes Palo Alto, Foster City, Teens – School Aged

Parenting Education Workshops and Presentations by Cynthia Klein

Turning Craziness into Calmness – Avoiding Power Struggles (ages 9 – 14)

Discover how to defuse your intensity so you can turn a potentially crazy time into a calm one. Learn from brain research the keys and solutions to your emotional turmoil. Take control of yourself so you can create the cooperative and harmonious family you desire.

February 28, 2017

7:00 – 9:00pm

Parents Place in Palo Alto


How to Set Non-Negotiable Limits – A Must for Electronics

Learn how to confidently set limits that your children don’t like. You’ll start with learning how to build connection with your kids so the rules will be accepted with less backlash.

March 2, 2017

7 – 8:30

Rinconada Library, Palo Alto

Free TO REGISTER  Please note:  The class title may be different on their calendar. But, I will be teaching this class,

Effective Discipline with the Strong-Willed Child (9-12 years)

Strong-willed children want to cooperate, yet they need to be approached differently than easygoing children. Rather than ending up in power struggles, break this cycle and learn how to win cooperation effectively. You can bring out the best in yourself and your children.

March 6 and 15, 2017- 2 session class

7:00 – 9:00pm

Parents Place in Palo Alto

$90/$60  TO REGISTER

Defusing Power Struggles with Teens/Tweens

When teens and tweens want more power over their lives, it can result in big power struggles. They won’t take orders any more. Come to this highly informative talk and learn specific language to say and not to say so you can win cooperation as you create a respectful relationship.

March 16, 2017

6:30 – 8:30

Foster City Teen Center VIBE


To register contact:

Dusty Landwehr

Recreation Coordinator, Teen Programs

Foster City Parks and Recreation Department

650 Shell Blvd., Foster City, CA 94404

Phone: 650.286.3374 | Fax: 650.286.3521

Stop Struggling – Learn How to Turn Conflict Into Cooperation (ages 5 – 10)

This workshop, based on Cynthia Klein’s new book, Ally Parenting, will teach you how to pick the most effective parenting strategy for each parent-child conflict. Once you have the right solution, then voila! You’ll know exactly what to do and improved cooperation is only a few actions away. Fee includes the purchase of Cynthia’s new book.

March 21, 2017

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Parents Place in Palo Alto

$45/$30  TO REGISTER

©2017 Cynthia Klein, Bridges 2 Understanding, has been a Family Success Coach since 1994. She works with parents and organizations who want more cooperation, mutual respect and understanding between adults and children. Cynthia presents her expertise through speaking and private parenting coaching sessions. She works with parents of 5 – 25 year-old children.

To learn how Cynthia can help you solve your specific challenges, contact Cynthia at,,  or 650. 679.8138 to have a complementary 45-minute discovery session. Why keep suffering? It’s time to change!

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