Marin County

600 Fifth Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901 • (415) 491-7959

Parents Place of Marin County offers services for all parents–from workshops on all aspects of parenting to individualized services that support each child’s optimal development. We believe that thriving parents build thriving families.

Upcoming Workshops + Events
Boys’ activity levels often require different disciplinary approaches.  This interactive class will explore problem-solving strategies that will help you communicate clear limits and love to your son.  Discover how effective limit-setting can be an opportunity for you and your son to grow, learn, and thrive.  With Gary Gross, MFT. [For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool][For Parents of Elementary School Aged Kids]
Moms and dads, looking for ways to avoid battles over meals as your little ones grow up? Here’s a great way to introduce them to fresh, healthful—and, yes, tasty!—foods that will set them on a course for good nutrition for the rest of their lives. You will acquire some wonderful recipes and treats to take home as well.  With Cristina Serafyn, expert blender and co-owner of Baby Bites. [For Expectant & New Parents][For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool]
This Part 2 workshop will provide opportunities to review and expand on the concepts from Part 1, as well as cover three additional topics:  encouraging autonomy, the pitfalls of praise, and freeing children from playing roles.  With Julie King, parent educator and “How to Talk” trainer. Usually a four-week series, this workshop is being offered as a one-day intensive for those who can’t attend for four weeks. Participants should have previously taken Part 1. [For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool][For Parents of Elementary School Aged Kids]
Featured Services

Get expert parenting support to help your family flourish at Parents Place.

Our team supports the academic, social, and emotional aspects of learning.

Parents Place offers support for all families, including services for children with special needs.

We Help Kids and Their Families Soar

At Parents Place, we understand the challenges of raising children with special needs, and we’re here to help.