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Up-to-Date Parent University Resources

The 2016-17 Parent University class series has officially concluded.  Please check back at the beginning of next school year for the 2017-18 list of classes.  
 
PAST CLASSES

***SPANISH SPEAKING CLASS**
September 12, 2016
Topic: Mejorando su Relacion con su Adolescente Induje Entendiendo el Medio Social
Dónde: Ocean View High School teatro
17071 Gothard St., Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Cuando: 6:30 p.m.
Presentadores: Claudia Gomez, psicólogo de la escuela (OVHS) y Lorena Maciel, psicólogo de la escuela (VvHS)

 
September 26, 2016
Topic: "Good:" The Growth Mindset Philosophy
Where: Huntington Beach Union High School District Board Room
5832 Bolsa Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92649
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenter: Dr. Dan Bryan, Director of Student Services - HBUHSD 


October 24, 2016
Topic: Weed Through the Myths: Marijuana and Our Youth, a 3 G's (Guide, Guard, and Govern) Event
Where: Marina High School Cafeteria
15871 Springdale St., Huntington Beach, CA 92649
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenters: Dr. Michael Ritter, Judge, Matt Anderson, Phil Falcetti, Officer Joel Peterson, and various deputies from the Orange County Sheriff's Department (OCSD)


November 14, 2016
Topic: Teenagers 101
Where: Huntington Beach High School
1905 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA 92648
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenters: Michael Olsen, Tiffany Do, and Michelle Pendergast, School Psychologist (HBHS) 


December 12, 2016
Topic: Career and Technical Education-Prep for College and Your Career
Where: Marina High School Cafeteria
15871 Springdale St., Huntington Beach, CA 92649
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenters: Marilyn Cunneen and various Career and Technical Education (CTE) teachers
 

January 30, 2017
Topic: Mindfulness Practices and Pathways
Where: Fountain Valley High School Cafeteria
17816 Bushard St., Fountain Valley, CA 92708
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenters: Connie Maddox, Cynthia Olaya - School Psychologists (FVHS) 


February 27, 2017
Topic: Strategies to Support Students' Emotional Well-Being
Where: Marina High School Cafeteria
15871 Springdale St., Huntington Beach, CA 92649
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenters: Kylie Latham, Kayla Perkoski - Wellness Specialists (HBUHSD) 


March 20, 2017
Topic: Understanding the World of Teenage Boys 
Where: Ocean View High School Theater
17071 Gothard St., Huntington Beach, CA 92647
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenters: Lynda Barrington - School Psychologist (WHS), Claudia Gomez - School Psychologist (OVHS)
Class Description: Student Support Psychologists Claudia Gomez (OVHS) and Lynda Barrington (WHS) offer amazing insight into the factors which shape teenage boy behavior as it relates to brain development, social factors, and developing emotional intelligence, among other topics.  It is a fun and engaging presentation, and you will leave with a better understanding of why teenage boys behave the way they do at this critical time in their lives.


April 10, 2017
Topic: Parenting Your Teen Without Losing Your Mind 
Where: Edison High School Cafeteria 
21400 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA 92646
When: 6:30 p.m.
Presenters: Tim Baker, Linda Temple - School Psychologists (EHS)