Louisville, Ky. (February 19, 2014) —The Kosair Charities Children’s Peace Center at Our Lady of Peace, part of KentuckyOne Health, will host a free Peace for Parents seminar on preventing negative behaviors in adolescents and teens on Thursday, February 20 at 6 p.m. The seminar will be held at Conway Middle School, located at 6300 Terry Road in Louisville.
The seminar will be co-hosted by Rayna L. Stiles, a licensed clinical social worker and Tim Bowman, a certified social worker, both with Our Lady of Peace, and is part of the 2014 Peace for Parents series.
Peace for Parents is open to parents, grandparents, teachers, counselors and other concerned individuals that would like to learn more about how to face challenging issues with children and adolescents. The seminars usually last 60-90 minutes.
“Parents face a variety of challenges throughout the life of their child,” said Jennifer Nolan, president, Our Lady of Peace. “The Peace for Parents seminar aims to help parents to prevent negative behaviors that often occur during adolescence and find the motivation to change these behaviors.”
Interested individuals are encouraged to register in advance. Registration is free and can be done by calling Kelly Watts at 502.479.4191 or email at [email protected].
The final seminar in the series will take place on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Maupin Elementary School and will focus on managing difficult childhood behaviors at home and at school.
About Our Lady of Peace
Our Lady of Peace, a part of KentuckyOne Health, is a private, not-for-profit psychiatric hospital in Louisville, Ky. The hospital was originally founded in 1951 by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and is currently operating 261 beds, one of the largest in the nation. The Kosair Charities Children’s Peace Center at Our Lady of Peace is the largest and most comprehensive private provider of child/adolescent inpatient psychiatric care in the country. Our Lady of Peace operates a full continuum of psychiatric services for patients from young children to seniors. There are specialty programs for children and adolescents who have complex treatment needs, such as intellectual or developmental disabilities; forensic issues; and/or co-occurring substance abuse. Patients come to Peace from all over Kentucky and the surrounding region, visit www.ourladyofpeacelouisville.org.