News Release

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman
(757) 668-7554
Greg.Lampman@chkd.org

CHKD free public programs in July

HAMPTON ROADS, Va.—The following free public programs will be offered by CHKD Health System in July.
  • July 9, Positive Discipline. Free. 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., CHKD Health and Surgery Center at Princess Anne, 2021 Concert Drive, Virginia Beach. Learn about several discipline techniques that work without yelling, arguing or spanking. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes  or call 668-7500.
  • July 16, The How, Why and What I Do About Teen Behavior. Free. 7 – 9 p.m., CHKD Health and Surgery Center at Princess Anne, 2021 Concert Drive, Virginia Beach. If you have a teen who uses poor judgment and makes irrational decisions, you are not alone. Learn about the development of the teen brain to help you understand why teenagers' choices and behaviors can be baffling. Learn how to improve communication and decision making with your teen. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes or call 668-7500.
  • July 29, Life with a Strong-willed Child. Free.  7 – 9 p.m., CHKD Health and Surgery Center at Oyster Point, 11783 Rock Landing Drive, Newport News. Parents and caregivers will learn how to understand acting-out behaviors, how temperament affects behavior and effective ways to handle spirited children. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes or call 668-7500.