Counselors host parent presentation February 23

Olympia School District elementary school counselors will offer free district presentations for parents and other caregivers on topical subjects. The first 30-minute presentation  on February 23 is “Empowered Parents Raise Empowered Children.” 

The meeting is from 5:30-6 p.m. on Zoom.  The presentation may be accessed at:

Gayle Luce, school counselor at Hansen Elementary, and Taryn Tessneer, school social worker at LP Brown Elementary, are presenters for this first session.

Feb. 23 Presentation Description

Are you feeling stuck in a cycle of negative interactions with your child? Join elementary counseling staff Gayle Luce and Taryn Tessneer for tips and strategies for empowered parenting. Boost your ability to understand your child’s social development and behavior from infancy to adolescence. Learn options for responding in positive ways to challenging situations. This discussion will focus on restoring balance in your relationship and sharing practical activities you can try right away.