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Willful Teen? The North Tahoe Family Resource Center to present Parent Project

KINGS BEACH, Calif. - Because the tougher it gets to be a kid ... the tougher it gets to be a parent. Sidestep arguments and conflicts at home; improve school attendance and performance; prevent, recognize or intervene in alcohol/drug use and/or gang activity; address threats of violence or running away; motivate and influence teens; and stop parent-child arguments. Learn how to "out-will: a strong-willed child" through the Parent Project. The seven-week English program will begin Feb. 13, Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. at the North Tahoe Family Resource Center, 8321 Steelhead Ave., Kings Beach. Classes are facilitated by parents accredited by the National Parent Project Program. The fee is $20 per family (includes workbook and refreshments). Limited scholarships available for financial need. Space is guaranteed upon registration and payment.

For additional information or to register contact Yamielth Gutierrez, program coordinator at 530-546-0952 or by e-mail at yami.ntfrc@gmail.com. For more information about the program, visit www.parentproject.com, call 408-808-3794 or email parentproject@da.sccgov.org.

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