Parent Education

Join us for these engaging sessions where we learn and grow together.

The Saint Mark’s School Parent Education program extends from our commitment to the community. Throughout the year, we offer opportunities for parents to engage in open discussion, workshops, and speaker sessions, where they can gain valuable resources, new ideas and insights, practical advice, and support from the Saint Mark’s community.

Upcoming Sessions

A Conversation with Dr. Tina Bryson: Survive Moments are also the Thrive Moments

Thursday, December 1 at 6:30 pm

Join us on Zoom Thursday, December 1 as Dr. Tina Bryson discusses how the way we handle and help our kids manage through difficult times are actually opportunities to help them build the brain, build resilience, and to thrive. In this session, Dr. Bryson will discuss current trends at this stage in the pandemic and offer parenting tips to support students and help them thrive.

About Dr. Tina Bryson

Dr. Tina Payne Bryson is on staff at Saint Mark’s and serves as our consulting Child Development Specialist. She is also the author of Bottom Line for Baby (Random House 2020) and co-author (with Dan Siegel) of THE POWER OF SHOWING UP (Random House 2020) and THE YES BRAIN (Random House 2018), as well as two New York Times bestsellers — THE WHOLE-BRAIN CHILD (Random House 2011), and NO-DRAMA DISCIPLINE (Random House 2014) — each of which has been translated into over fifty languages.  THE WHOLE-BRAIN CHILD has now sold over a million copies.

Tina is a psychotherapist and the Founder/Executive Director of The Center for Connection, a multidisciplinary clinical practice, and of The Play Strong Institute, a center devoted to the study, research, and practice of play therapy through a neurodevelopment lens.