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Parenting Classes

The PRC offers a variety of parenting classes. All classes are free; registration is required by calling (607) 936-3837 or by sending an email to: Childcare is sometimes provided. Check our event calendar for any upcoming classes. 

Conscious Discipline Overview & Strategies

Are you looking for a positive approach to guide your child in a way that reduces conflict in your home? Join us for a three week crash course on Conscious Discipline. We will explain the approach and offer strategies that you can immediately implement in your home. 


Flexible Families

This is a program that helps reduce the impact and long-term effects of divorce or separation on children by teaching their parents how to contain conflict and act in the best interest of the child. This course encourages effective communication, problem solving, and conflict resolution. More information here. 


Flip It: Transforming 

Challenging Behavior

FLIP IT© Teaches four, easy to remember steps to help children identify their feelings, learn healthy self-control and reduce challenging behaviors. FLIP IT© is for anyone…parents, grandparents, teachers, childcare providers. While the best results happen for those who engage in a 5-week series, the program can be tailored to fit the audience. Other options include: 3-hour overview to full-day or two-day sessions. Facilitator is certified by Devereux Center for Resilient Children.


Sheila Harewood, Supervised Visitation Coordinator, talks about our Flexible Families class. For more information, please contact Sheila at:

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