Parenting Programs

The following programs are presented by The Resource Place at the JCC.

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FILM-Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age

How worried should parents be about the amount of time their children spend looking at screens? How much should parents police that screen time? That's what filmmaker and physician Delaney Ruston set out to learn in her documentary "Screenagers: Growing Up In the Digital Age". "This is the parenting issue of our time", said Berkeley native Delaney Ruston. "Tech on its own isn't bad, but it's bad when it's out of balance." Join the community showing of the movie and discussion geared for parents, teachers, tweens and teens in the Hart Theater. Presented by Brighton Central Schools, the JCC's Resource Place and the JCC Ames Amzalak Rochester International Jewish Film Festival.

Free for Members
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.

Mealtime Mindfulness

Come explore Mindful Eating and its concepts. Learn how to eat more mindfully and help your children develop a healthy relationship with food and their bodies through knowledge and specific methods of practice. Eating can be a natural and pleasurable activity. This workshop will help you become more aware of your relationship with food and help you teach the same to your children. A mindful meal will be part of this exciting workshop so that we can put the principals into practice. Learn about satiety levels, emotional eating and much more.

$40    Member: $30
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.

Starting Oct 26, 2016
4:30 - 5:30pm
Kara Juszczak, LMSW, Co-Owner Tree of Hope Counseling


Kara Juszczak, LMSW, Co-Owner Tree of Hope Counseling

Mindfulness for Kids

Kids will learn how to use mindfulness to relax, interact with others and cope with everyday stress through activities including: meditation, mindful movement (yoga), deep breathing, mindful eating, listening, and art projects. 

$70    Member: $60
Ages 7-11
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.