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Parenting Skills and Nurturing Classes in Salt Lake City

Parenting is a learned skill. Rarely does an individual know how to parent when they first become one. Because someone has a child does not guarantee they know how to parent. Luckily the Family Counseling Center in Salt Lake City can help with that. Our licensed therapists and certified counselors provide parenting skill building classes, support groups or one on one sessions designed to help anyone improve their positive parenting skills. From learning a better way to nurture or becoming more engaged with your child, there are many avenues open at the Family Counseling Center that provide safe, effective parenting skill building options.

A person may have several children, however, as no child is the same each may require different ways of being parented. It is important to understand what may work for one child, may not work for another. As children grow, so do their parenting needs. Understanding that detail and how to parent differently but equally may not come easily. But it can be learned. Strengthening you family bonds through loving and effective parenting will build better relationships with your children. At the Family Counseling Center in Salt Lake, we can help you develop a better way of raising your family. Parenting your children appropriately will help you cultivate strong, independent, emotionally successful and outstanding children.

Life situations may dramatically change, causing an upset in family life that will require new parenting skills a person never thought they would need. At the Family Counseling Center, we specialize in this. Issues that bring about upheaval, or adjustment require calm, effective parental navigation. As those events tend to be sudden, let our counselors and therapists help build those skills.

Challenges that families face and may require alternative parenting skills:

  • Divorce
  • Blended Families
  • Death
  • Adoption
  • Sexuality
  • Emotional, Physical and Mental Disabilities
  • Abuse

Improved Relationships

Knowing that you are not alone in your struggles as a parent can improve how you parent. If you need the understanding of other parents in similar situations, a support group can benefit you immensely. Providing a structured, safe and professionally lead parenting support group will help you identify challenges you face, organize your feelings and thoughts and help you discern the navigation you need through your situations. Family Counseling Center has options available for parenting support groups in Salt Lake City, UT.

Help for Everyone

Because anyone, at any time may need help becoming a better parent, Family Counseling Center in Salt Lake City, UT helps everyone. We have a sliding-scale, fee-based payment program, which ensures anyone who needs professional therapy and counseling can have it. We provide services designed for the uninsured, middle-income or lower income individuals, individuals or families who are ineligible for welfare services or similar programs but are still unable to afford the expense of therapy in Salt Lake City.

Contact the Family Counseling Center at (801) 261-3500 in Salt Lake to see how we can help you.