Parent University

What is Parent University?

Parent University is our parent education series and supported by SHE’s Counseling Department and PTO.  Parent University offers Spring Hill families FREE lectures by knowledgeable guest speakers.  Topics are chosen based on feedback from formal and informal surveys. 

Parent University equips parents with new information, skills, resources, strategies and refreshes their knowledge about children and parents. You will take home nuggets about building a healthy relationship with your children.

Lecture Dates:

Location:  Large Pod

October 18 – Raising Children to Manage Themselves: Executive Functioning

Review the elements of Emotional Intelligence and the science of Habit Formation and Self-Regulation. This session will review strategies to raising competent, self-directed kids who gradually become self-sufficient adults.

Speaker: Eileen T. O’Grady PhD, RN, NP
Certified Nurse Practitioner and Wellness Coach
Founder of The School of Wellness

November 15 – TBD

Speaker: Monique Reynolds, Ph.D. 
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Center for Anxiety and Behavior Change

January 17 – TBD

Speaker: TBD

February 21 – TBD

Speaker: Catherine McCarthy, MD

March 13 – TBD

Speaker: TBD

April 17 – TBD

Speaker: TBD


If you have any questions, please contact the Parent University Committee Chair at

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