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9:00 am -9:30 am


9:30 am – 9:50 am

Keynote Speech

10:00 am – 10:50 am


(Pick only one)

Behavioral Health


Howard Ashby, MD

Nurturing Children


Mark Young, Ph.D.


Talking with Teens


Carlos Watkins, MS, RC


Principles of Discipline


Garth Johnson, LCSW

11:00 am – 11:50 am


(Pick only one)

Family Finances


Garry Borders, CLU, ChFC, M.B.A.

Nurturing Children

Mark Young, Ph. D.


Uniting Blended Families


Alane Watkins, MS, LMHC

Principles of Discipline


Garth Johnson, LCSW

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Panel Discussion
All attendees are invited to attend a panel discussion with workshop presenters.Your unanswered questions can be submitted to the panel.

Parenting Seminar Workshops
Workshop Brief Description
Principles of Discipline   › Important principles of discipline
Nurturing Children   › Key steps to build self esteem in children
  › Latest research in nurturing children
  › Activities that families can do to create close connections
How to Talk to Your Teen about Drugs, Alcohol, Sex & Media Influences   › What the Apostles and Prophets Say
  › Setting the Stage to Teach
      - Safety is essential to teach
      - Time with family promotes unity
  › Current Conditions: The effects of sin
  › Preventive Measures
  › Teaching Proper Values
  › Positive Effects of Drugs, Sex, Pornography and the Media
  › Negative Effects of Drugs, Sex, Pornography and the Media
  › What Parents Can Do
  › Elder Russell M. Nelson’s recommendations
Family Finances   › Teaching children money management
Behavioral Health   Parenting/Child Psychiatry Issues/principles
  › Background Information
  › Mood,anxiety,behavior,attention,learning disorders
  › B-Mod
  › Natural consequences
  › Sound bites
Uniting Blended Families   Successful Families
  › Factors increasing successful families
      - Losses are acknowledged and mourned
      - Expectations are realistic
      - The couple is unified
      - Satisfactory relationships are formed
      - Families are informed
  › Blended families