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Are you tired of parenting-on-empty?


Do you feel ready to leave the scattered, tweet-by-tweet parenting tips to the birds?


You may be looking for Nurturings - a different kind of parenting resource.

If you're ready to reverse the cycles and negative consequences of parenting-on-empty, if you're ready to spark family flourishing instead, you're in the right place.


Nurturings is focused on helping you parent through the timeless, powerful, but underappreciated health benefits that happen through healthy social and emotional replenishment. But it goes beyond you taking care of you.


Starting with the basic human requirement for healthy social connections, we build networks of parents around parents. Peer parents, guided by trained peer leaders, can begin to melt your stress fog and nourish your parenting knowledge in unexpected ways. You'll find yourself encouraged to use, and continue using, effective parenting skills that fit your family's needs. 


With you as your family expert, we surround you with uplifting, strength's-based groups, infused with broad research about healthy parenting. You'll feel replenished. Your internal parenting compass gets updated and nourished with the effective skills that you choose. You watch success unfold at home. Over time, you'll flourish.


You don't have to guess, worry that you're doing things wrong or failing anyone. You don't have to sort and sift through thousands of reviews, comments, posts and tips to figure out - or feel confident about - parenting. 


Wherever you are in your parenting journey, come in and feel replenished, nourished and encouraged to practice effective parenting. Working together, we can spark cycles of flourishing for you, your children, your family and your community.


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Parenting During Times of Stress: What to Watch for with Your Children and How to Help

Whether it’s a natural disaster, individual family trauma, or as now a pandemic, families can struggle when daily life is thrown upside down due to these events, and the stress evades our every action and all our thoughts. Let’s break this down by ages of what to watch for and how to start helping offset what is happening in the world.

AP Support Groups

Click the locator pins on the map below to find parent groups and contact leaders, or use the list of groups here.

Note: The location markers are approximate - please contact the Group Leader for the meeting locations and details.