School Success Begins at Home:

Inspire Motivation and Reduce Stress

FREE Workshop for Parents of Children in Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Brought to you by AHM Youth and Family Services

6:00 - 7:30 PM, Thursday, September 27, 2018

Horace Porter School, 3 Schoolhouse Road, Columbia

Tired of being the homework police?

Want to inspire your child to be more excited about learning?

Feel concerned about your child’s worries related to school?

After this class, you will be able to:

1. Apply simple, practical methods of inspiring your child's motivation in school and out

2. Recognize who "owns" any given school problem and how to respond effectively

3. Partner with your child and, as needed, with your child’s teacher to set up a successful homework practice

4. Identify ways your worries and stress may be affecting your child

5. Apply simple brain calming strategies to reduce stress and teach these to your children

Workshop presenter Aaron Weintraub

, MS is director of Kids Cooperate in Tolland, CT and behavior specialist at Holiday Hill Camp in Mansfield, CT. His perspective draws from an integration of practical therapies and philosophies that share a strengths based approach and a focus on practical, evidence based techniques tailored to the individual needs of the child and family. Aaron is a dad and Peace At Home teacher and coach.

To learn more:


Cheri Rivard-Lentz at 860-228-9493 X 6179

or email or visit us at

FREE ONLINE Parent ClassRigistration Code and Information


Parents Talk


AHM CHEC Coalition presents a discussion series about important topics related to parenting teens.


Thursday, October 11th, 6:30-8:00pm Social Media, Sexting, & Monitoring

Wednesday, November 28th, 6:30-8:00pm Vaping, Drinking, & Substance Abuse

Tuesday, January 8th, 6:30-8:00pm Bullying, Mental Health, & Issues Confronting Teens Today

Thursday, March 14th, 6:30-8:00pm Prescription Drugs

Thursday, May 16th, 6:30-8:00pm Topic TBD


AHM Youth & Family Services

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