Jefferson University Hospitals

Mindful Parenting for Parents of Young Children


Apply the insight and wisdom of mindfulness to the vital task of parenting. This six-week course explores how mindfulness skills can be beneficial for navigating the inevitable challenges of family life. 

Research showing the benefits of mindfulness, including improved attention, heightened empathy, less anxiety and more effective communication, hold a special relevance for parents. During this course, you will learn:

  • What mindful parenting means
  • How mindful parenting can reduce stress reactivity and enhance calm and cooperation
  • Practical mindfulness tools to use right away

Registration Instructions

Please register early. Space is limited. To register or for financial assistance, email or call 215-955-1376.

Cost: $395 ($100 discount for Jefferson Health employees)

Refund Policy: Full refund of your payment if cancelled by October 16, 2018.

Dates Offered:

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Classes are every Tuesday, October 30 through December 11, 2018.

Myrna Brind Center for Mindfulness

1013 Chestnut Street, First Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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