Raising Resilience has been bringing speakers, forums, classes, discussions and other educational events to Bainbridge Island parents since 2003. Our recent past events have included:

Growing Resilient Children with Clay Roberts, October 2012

The Happy Class (Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction for High School Students) at Bainbridge High School, 2012-2013

Tools for Resilience, February 2013

Raising Resilient Kids with Clay Roberts, April 2013

Bainbridge Healthy Youth Summit(s), September 2013, March 2014, April 2015 and 2016

Wise-minded Parenting with Laura Kastner, February 2014

Mindful Parenting, May 2014

Warmhearted-Coolheaded Tools for Parenting Tweens (Grades 5 – 8), December 2014

Warmhearted-Coolheaded Communication, for Parents of Tweens (Grades 5 through 8), January 2015

Life Success for Students with Learning Disabilities, at Dayaalu Center, January 2015

Tools for the Tough Stuff: Limits, Boundaries, and Expectations, February 2015

The Voice of Experience: Young Adults and Their Parents Reflect on Love and Limits, March 2015

Parenting Right in the Middle Spring Forum — Tween Territory: Expert Insights, April 2015

Success: Changing the Story? (Bainbridge Healthy Youth Summit), April 2015

Bainbridge Youth Alcohol Use: Let’s Talk, May 2015

Getting to Calm: The Early Years with Laura Kastner, October 2015

How to Raise an Adult with Julie Lythcott-Haims, February 2016

Resilience: The Heart of the MatterParenting Series for Kids and Their Families taught by Karolynn Flynn, March 2016

Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age   Screening of the acclaimed documentary at Bainbridge Cinemas, May and October 2016

UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in an All-About-Me World with Michele Borba, Ed. D. – November 2016

” target=”_blank”>Resilience: The Heart of the MatterParenting Series for Kids and Their Families with Karolynn Flynn at Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School, January – February 2017

Beyond Measure – Screening of the acclaimed documentary at Bainbridge Cinemas, March 2017

Community Conversations

Wise-minded Parenting (post-event discussion) February 2014

Science of Character March 2014

Intentional Parenting: Power of the Positive April 2014

The Power of Introverts November 2014

Vulnerability and Family Connection February 2015

Nurturing Spark March 2015

What’s the Harm? A Panel Discussion on Substance Use and Abuse  January 2017

Read the results of the Bainbridge Healthy Youth Alliance’s parent survey here.