Parenting Classes

Free online parenting classes
Need some new strategies for parenting? Want to connect with other parents facing the same challenges? Clackamas Parenting Together invites you to these free online parenting classes for different ages and stages of your child’s life.

Active Parenting: [for children 5-12]
Active parenting will give you skills to achieve a fuller, more satisfying family life, and help your children achieve greater happiness and success. Learn seven strategies for school success, positive discipline, and communication techniques to help your family run smoothly.

Online classes run for six weeks from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursdays, beginning October 14. To register, contact April Dobson at 503.320.0937 or email

Parenting Inside Out: [for children 3-8]
Parents of children age 3 to 8 can learn effective communication, positive discipline, emotion coaching, child-centered play techniques, children’s temperament, love languages, parenting more than one child, and reunification strategies in these online sessions with optional in-person support.

Online classes are presented by Northwest Family Services on Mondays and Wednesdays from Sept. 20 to Dec. 15 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Optional in-person support is provided every other Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m. at 6200 SE King Road.

Register online at or phone Samantha Furlow at 503.421.7122.

Terrific Toddlers: [for children 1-3]
This free online workshop series is for parents with children age 1-3. Topics include Words that Work, Setting Up for Success, and Toilet Training 101.

Classes are Wednesdays, scheduled on October 27, November 3, and November 10 at 9 a.m. To join the event, go to For more information, call or text Chelsea at 503.367.9116.