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  1. About Us

    Category: Section

    ... families. Since our founding in 2000, The Family Center has presented programs on topics ranging from sibling rivalry to the gender-specific learning needs of children, from misbehavior to family communication ...
  2. Tips for Getting Ready for Kindergarten

    Category: Presentations/Videos

    How to Foster a Journey of Life-Long Learning Featuring Grosse Pointe Public School System presenters: Dorothy Heitjan, Early Childhood Program Teacher and Speech-Language Pathologist, Kristen DeVooght, ... Monday, March 27, 2017
  3. About ADHD Medication Misuse

    Category: Ask the Experts/All Ages

    ... and aspects of cognition, learning and memory. Abuse can occur when taken in an absence of medical need to enhance mental performance. Given that stimulant prescriptions have increased dramatically over ... Monday, December 12, 2016
  4. Alternative School Options for Teen Age Students with ADHD

    Category: Ask the Experts/Teen Years 13-18

    Ask the Experts by Dean Dauphinais Q. I'm the parent of a high school student who is struggling in public school because of some learning differences. Is there an alternative school option for them ... Thursday, November 03, 2016
  5. A Mindfulness Approach to Parenting

    Category: Presentations/Videos

    A Family Center Ask the Experts Talk with Marla Ruhana, LMSW, CSW Evidence based research now proves the benefits of mindfulness practice. Parenting couples will have fun learning mindfulness techniques ... Wednesday, October 26, 2016
  6. Tool or Toy: Educating Middle Level Learners on the Power of Cell Phones

    Category: Ask the Experts/Teen Years 13-18

    ... of the middle school learning experience is developing student awareness of the benefits of properly using a cell phone or smart device. It is imperative to instruct tweens about the safety parameters ... Thursday, October 20, 2016
  7. Turning Teen

    Category: Ask the Experts/Teen Years 13-18

    ... who have researched the best ways to get your child interested in learning about her body. Most importantly, an interactive workshop on October 25, 2016 is intended for a parent and child to attend and ... Thursday, September 29, 2016
  8. Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) with Children with Autism

    Category: Presentations/Videos

    ...  learning more about ABA as a treatment option for Autism. _ZO437q1su0 Presented by The Family Center in partnership with SOC (Services for Older Citizens) on May 25, 2016.  ... Wednesday, August 03, 2016
  9. Raising Young Men and Women in a Culture of Sexual Assault

    Category: Ask the Experts/Teen Years 13-18

    ... particularly vulnerable position: they are innocently growing into developing adult bodies and minds.  They're learning about themselves and how appropriately to interact with others on both an intimate ... Friday, July 29, 2016
  10. An Overview: Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Category: Presentations/Videos

    ...  and community. This workshop is designed for parents, grandparents, family members, caregivers, professionals, and community members interested in learning more about Autism Spectrum Disorder. o1JbZDu7OlU ... Sunday, June 26, 2016
  11. Avoiding "Brain Drain" on Summer Vacation

    Category: Ask the Experts/All Ages

    Ask the Experts by Angelina Spiteri Q: Now that my children are on summer break, how do we best avoid the "brain drain" and encourage them to keep learning throughout the vacation? A: We never want ... Wednesday, June 22, 2016
  12. How to Start "The Conversation" with My Youth or Loved One

    Category: Presentations/Videos

    ... who just wanted to be with you all the time. A question quickly turns on their defenses and instead of learning what's going on, you're more in the dark than ever - what do you do? How we choose to respond ... Saturday, May 21, 2016
  13. Making Dinner Time Family Time

    Category: Ask the Experts/All Ages

    Ask the Experts by Chef Bobby Nahra Q: I'm a working mother with young children. When I come home from work getting dinner on the table is a stressful chore. I would like to turn it into a learning activity ... Friday, May 13, 2016
  14. Help with the Stigma of Autism and the Hope of ABA

    Category: Ask the Experts/Early Years 0-6

    ... They can be a huge asset that you have in educating the community. Teach them what autism is and what it is not. Invite them to use the resources you found most helpful when you were learning about autism. ... Friday, April 08, 2016
  15. Drug Use Trends in Middle and High School Age Children

    Category: Ask the Experts/All Ages

    ... that concern you. Gone is the little child who just wanted to be with you all the time. A question quickly turns on their defenses and instead of learning what's going on, you're more in the dark than ... Wednesday, March 30, 2016
  16. Educating Children About Addiction

    Category: Ask the Experts/All Ages

    ...  the little child who just wanted to be with you all the time. A question quickly turns on their defenses and instead of learning what's going on, you're more in the dark than ever - what do you do? ... Wednesday, March 30, 2016
  17. Talking About Marijuana with Adolescents

    Category: Ask the Experts/Teen Years 13-18

    ... called the prefrontal cortex, a section of the brain that weighs decisions and emotions does not fully develop until mid-20s. Marijuana use negatively affects your teens learning, attention, and memory. ... Wednesday, March 30, 2016
  18. Helping a Loved One with an Addiction Problem

    Category: Ask the Experts/All Ages

    ... defenses and instead of learning what's going on, you're more in the dark than ever - what do you do? How we choose to respond in these difficult situations can have a tremendous impact. This presentation ... Monday, March 07, 2016
  19. What are the best learning tools to start using with my toddler?

    Category: Ask the Experts/Early Years 0-6

    ... of flash cards, mobile apps, DVDs and other devices to help give our children an early advantage but these modern avenues might not make the educational advances we hope. Some learning tools, such as ... Sunday, February 14, 2016
  20. Positive Discipline: Practical Strategies for Peaceful Parenting

    Category: Ask the Experts/Early Years 0-6

    ... issue - and many parents would rather not yell all the time. There are ways to change. Learning to use positive discipline strategies when your child's behavior is a concern can help transform problem ... Thursday, January 14, 2016

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