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Dates & Times:
Jan. 27, 2018, 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
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6th Annual Coronado SAFE Parenting Conference: Resilient Families Through Better Communication

Saturday, January 27, 2018

650 D Ave

CoSA Theater at Coronado High School
650 D Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

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Join us for a day of connection, sharing, and learning for parents and youth. 

2 Amazing Keynote Presentations

There's Never Anything So Wrong with Us That What's Right with Us Can't Fix

with Dr. Mark Katz, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist, Author, and Director of Learning Development Services

  • Experiences that foster resilience
  • Experiences that can stretch otherwise resilient individuals beyond their limits of emotional endurance
  • The role and nature of positive turning point experiences
  • Why our greatest source of strength may be each other

Addressing Challenging Behavior Through Creativity

with Erica Curtis, LMFT, ATR-BC, Board Certified Art Therapist, Licensed Marriange and Family Therapist, and expert contributor to over 50 media outlets

  • Why talking to kids and teens doesn't always work... and what to do instead
  • How to use drawing, music, and movement to connect and communicate with your kids and teens, even during the toughest times
  • How to tap into your own creativity to develop innovative approaches to challenging behaviors

Plus 3 In-Depth Workshops to Choose From

Workshop 1: Face to Face: Communication Off-line About On-line Behavior with Jeannie Groenveld

  • Understanding the benefits and risks associated with Social Media, and how to communicate that knowledge with your children
  • Understanding unintended consequences of online behaiors
  • Building an online profile for the future

Workshop 2: Modern Family: Communication in Today's World with Dr. Stephanie Wolfe (Repeating Workshop)

  • Defining the modern family structure
  • Teaching and practicing innovative validation skills with caregivers to improve family communication
  • Learning about dialetics and how to use them to create a balanced household
  • Tips for caregivers on how to change language to prevent and resolve family conflicts

Workshop 3: Neutralize the Argument Through the Love and Logic Approach with Melinda Katona

  • Introduction to the Love and Logic Approach
  • How to neutralize the arguing
  • How to use enforceable choices to help end arguing, whining, and sibling "battles"
***Scholarship Opportunities Available. Email or call 619-522-6884 ext. 4#

Meet Our Presenters! 

Sponsored by:



Alan Kinzel at Teles Properties 

Boney's Bayside Market

Coronado Private Bank

Flagship Properties

Mary Anne Morelli, M.D.

Mike and Christine Donovan

Raymond James Financial Services