Upcoming Trainings & Events

MCF Family Night: Cookie Decorating Party

When: December 19, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Where: Fairfield Inn, Conference room, 21 Wineon Street, Cumberland, MD

Join other parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health challenges for a night of family fun decorating cookies and enjoying the celebra..
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Active Parenting, Two-Day Workshop

When: January 27, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm, and February 10, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Fairview Branch Library, 8120 Southern Maryland Boulevard, Owings, MD 20736

We invite you to join us for this two-day workshop as we share laughs, and engage in meaningful discussions while we learn about: Styles of Parenting C..
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2018 Family Leadership Institute

When: January 26 & 27, February 2 & 3, February 23 & 24, March 2 & 3, March 23 & 24, April 6 & 7
Where: Hyatt Place BWI, 940 International Drive, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090

The Family Leadership Institute (FLI) is a 60-hour, six-weekend intensive training program for parents and caregivers of school-age children with mental health ..
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Guiding the Journey

When: Four-part series begins February 10, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Where: The League for People with Disabilities, 1111 E Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21239

Presented by the Parents’ Place of Maryland The transition from school to adulthood for children with special needs can be challenging. It can be..
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18th Annual Family Day in Annapolis

When: February 22, 8:45 am - 1:00 pm,
Where: Calvert House, 58 State Circle, Annapolis, MD 21401

Bringing together legislators, families, youth, policymakers and providers Join us on Thursday, February 22 for Family Day in Annapolis to advocate for chi..
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Webinar Archive

Understanding LGBT Children and Adolescents and Protecting them from Harm

Recorded: December 7, 2015
Presenter: Catherine Hyde, PFLAG Howard County & Mid-Atlantic Regional Director

Space Games: Creating Healthy Boundaries

Recorded: June 26, 2015
Presenter: Pam Malin, Owner/Disability Consultant, C.A.R.E.S. LLC

When Should My Child Enter a Residential Treatment Center (RTC)?

Recorded: June 18, 2015
Presenter: Heather Rini, Director of Admissions, RICA-Baltimore

Sibling Issues

Recorded: May 26, 2015
Presenter: Ronnie Biemans, MA, LCPC, Clinical Supervisor, Maryland Coalition of Families for Children's Mental Health

Emotional Intelligence — Name that feeling!

Recorded: April 7, 2015
Presenter: Dr. Henry Gregory, MD CARES/MCF