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Designed to empower individuals and families with new knowledge and skills.
5 to 12 sessions
Designed for at-risk youth, teen parents and families experiencing moderate levels of dysfunction.
12 to 20 sessions
Designed for families referred for parenting education by Mental Health/Social Services.
15 to 25 sessions
Designed for agencies to offer long-term, more comprehensive parenting education.
26 to 55 sessions

     
  Dr. Stephen J. Bavolek

Dr. Stephen J. Bavolek Stephen J. Bavolek, Ph.D., is a recognized leader in the fields of child abuse and neglect, treatment and prevention, and parenting education. Dr. Bavolek has received numerous International and National awards... Learn More  
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Nurturing Parenting Programs have over 30 years of effectiveness.

Numerous Research Findings, Studies and Articles have shown that... Learn More  

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Spotlight: We Thought You Should Know

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Families Commercial

View LGBT Supplemental Program Commercial

Blend Nurturing Parenting with the uniqueness of LGBT Families. Six Sessions that Empower Parents and Professionals.

Major Goals for Teaching and Understanding the Parenting Traditions of LGBT Families are to help LGBT parents connect with each other and reconnect with t...

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Six New Nurturing Skills Competency Scales

To Be Released July 27, 2016 (English versions available at this time)

Plus updated demographic questions for AAPI 2.1 and NSCS 3.0

The six new NSCS inventories include: Parents & their Children Birth to Five Teen Parents/Young Parents & their Families Families in Nurturing Skills Programs. Prenatal Families...

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Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Families Supplemental

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Families Supplemental - Lesson Guide for Teaching Adults (LGBT-LGA)Blend Nurturing Parenting with the uniqueness of LGBT Families

Six Sessions that Empower Parents and Professionals.

Major Goals for Teaching and Understanding the Parenting Traditions of LGBT Families are to help LGBT parents connect with each other and reconnect with themselves and their children for a meaning...

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Nurturing Parenting Programs 2016 Catalog

Family-centered trauma-informed initiative

The Nurturing Parenting Programs are a family-centered trauma-informed initiative designed to build nurturing parenting skills as an alternative to abusive and neglecting parenting and child-rearing practices.

The long term goals are to prevent recidivism in families receiv...

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Illinois Birth Through Three Waiver

Developmentally Informed Child and Family Interventions

IB3 is now in year 3 of the demonstration. We appreciate another opportunity to review growth and progress and to enumerate ongoing challenges with the waiver implementation.

This report provides a comprehensive review of implementation activities across each y...

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