Parenting Beyond Conflict...
A six-week (or All-Day Saturday) class to support separated and divorcing/divorced parents/ family members in raising children
between two homes, minimizing the impact of conflict on the children, exploring strategies for communicating effectively,
and keeping the focus on the children and their safety.
Four offerings: A Six-week, Monday evening live, Online* series; OR a Six-week Tuesday midday live
oline series (resumes in September); a Tuesday evening, in-person
series in Portland, Oregon (resumes in September),
OR a one-day Saturday Intensive Workshop August 17 (New!)
6:00-7:45 p.m.; Lunchtime groups:11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Saturday Intensive-
8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., meals provided
Facilitated by Judith Swinney, J.D.
Next start dates:
June 10, 2019, (Live,
Online * Group - 6:00-7:45 p.m.)
August 17- NEW -
All-day Intensive (Saturday) option in a peaceful, wooded Portland setting, 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., includes Breakfast and Lunch.
Space is Limited.
Back to School Series:
Monday, September 9, 2019, (Live, Online * Group
- 6:00-7:45 p.m.)
Tuesday, September 10 (Live Online* Lunchtime Group - 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
Tuesday, September 10 ( In-Person, NE Portland, Oregon Evening Group - 6:00-7:45 p.m.)
October 5- NEW - All-day Intensive (Saturday) option in a
peaceful, wooded Portland setting, 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., includes Breakfast and Lunch. Space is Limited.
The six week groups meet in the evenings from 6:00-7:45 p.m., or midday,
from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
The all-day Saturday intensive workshop meets from 9:00 a.m. (Breakfast at 8:30) to 5:00 p.m. All explore
a variety of concepts through group discussion, video, role-play, and on-line/skill-building exercises.
We discuss traps to avoid, ways to protect children, stay sane, get un-stuck, and stay out of court - while
keeping children safe. Group participants value the support they get from and give to each other.
Cost: Six-week groups: $225.00
per parent ; $100.00 for each step-parent/new partner/extended family member.
Saturday Intensive Workshop: $250.00 per
person, $125.00 for each step-parent (includes breakfast and lunch)
*Note: The online class requires that parents be seated
in a private, quiet space away from others, especially children, and able to see/hear and be seen/heard by others. We
meet all together at the same time, via Zoom.us. A phone
screen will not be large enough to view all, along with handouts. It wil be important for parents to attend all six sessions
to complete the course.
To request a brochure by email or mail, or for more information, please send email to
firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 503-972-5683. I will email you the brochure and registration form to assist with registration, and answer your questions.
Classes fill quickly.
Supervised parenting time/reunification support, Parent education/coaching; support
for parents and children (re)connecting safely and appropriately; Positive discipline; support for the safety and protection
of children with an emphasis on prevention.
For additional information or to discuss your particular
needs, call Judith at 503-972-5683.