Community Education

Ann Martin Center sponsors ongoing free lectures and workshops as part of a commitment to Community Education.  We offer presentations for parents and caregivers as well as for educators and child mental health professionals.  Suggestions for topics or speakers are welcome.

Location & Parking: 1375 55th Street, Emeryville, CA. Our clinic is four blocks west of San Pablo Avenue and two blocks south of Powell Street. 

For map and directions, see www.annmartin.org/map-directions. There is a guest parking lot opposite the main entrance to our building. Street parking is also available.

 

Narrative Therapy: Promoting Healing & Mental Health Awareness Through Storytelling (for Professionals in Education and Mental Health)

Speaker: Jesse Byrd, Award-Winning Children's Book Author
Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Time: 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Location: Ann Martin Center
Target Audience: Professionals in Education and Mental Health

 
 

Taming Tears and Tantrums without Losing Your Cool (for Parents)

Speaker: Julie Johnson, Parent Coach and Educator
Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Location: Ann Martin Center
Target Audience: Preschool and Early Elementary Parents

 
 
Setting Limits Without Screaming Time Out (for Parents)

Speaker: Julie Johnson, Parent Coach and Educator
Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Location: Ralph Hawley Emeryville YMCA Head Start, 1275 61st St. Emeryville
Target Audience: Preschool and Early Elementary Parents
 

 

 

We hope to make the workshops as accessible as we can, so please reach out for accommodation needs you may have and we will do our best to meet them.  For other questions, requests, or suggestions for speakers and topics:

Please email Lauren La Plante, Community Education Coordinator, or leave a message at (510) 655-7880 ext 222.

Special Thanks:

We gratefully acknowledge the generous sponsorship support of the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Community Benefit Program and the Robert & Helen Odell Fund.