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Parent Resources

Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District provides opportunities to engage our parent community with resources to support student mental health and wellness. Through a series of webinars, we will provide parents with critical, relevant information about a variety of social emotional topics, geared towards tools and strategies to support student growth and well-being.
Parent Education Events
For your convenience, parent education events are live streamed and recorded. Webinar events and recordings can be accessed at
2022-2023 Parent Webinar Series
Spring Series
April 4, 2023, 6:00pm
Vaping Webinar
TUPE, Los Angeles County of Education
Click HERE to watch
April 25, 2023, 6:00pm
Financial Planning
Kinecta Federal Credit Union
Click HERE to watch
May 2, 2023, 6:00pm
LIVE In Person at RIS's Auditorium
28915 Northbay Road
Rancho Palos Verdes
4.0 Mask - Unpacking the Pressures of Today
Daniel Patterson, Patterson Perspective
Winter Series
January 24, 2023, 6:00pm
Cyber Safety
Jon Moffat
January 31, 2023, 6:00pm
Anxiety, Depression, and Suicide Prevention
Dr. Alice Kuo, UCLA Health
Click HERE to watch
February 21, 2023, 6:00pm
LIVE In Person at PVIS's Auditorium
2161 Via Olivera
Palos Verdes Estates
Zeenagers: Signs, Scenarios, and Solutions
Daniel Patterson, Patterson Perspective
Fall Series
November 1, 2022, 6:00pm
LIVE In Person at Miraleste's Theater Arts Building
29323 Palos Verdes Dr. E
Rancho Palos Verdes
Boundaries - Not Bubble Wrap: Curating Accountable Autonomy in Children
Daniel Patterson
Click HERE to watch
December 6, 2022, 6:00pm
Opioid Addiction and Fentanyl
Dr. Moe Gelbart and Dr. Donnie Watson, Thelma McMillan Recovery Center
Click HERE to watch
December 13, 2022, 6:00pm
Raising Financially Aware Kids
Sean Thompkins, LPL Financial Advisor, Kinecta Wealth Management
Click HERE to watch
SAGE Parent Consults and Support
PVPUSD has partnered with our student therapy provider, SAGE, to also offer parent consults.  Liz Schoeben, MFT, and Kathi Colli, MFT, are available to answer your parenting questions.
Click flyer link below for details.
South Bay Families Connected
PVPUSD is proud to be a South Bay Families Connected Partner District. Please visit PVPUSD Families Connected to learn about PVPUSD's commitment to the social-emotional wellness of our students, as well as to access free online parenting resources on a broad array of topics from helping youth manage technology to helping them cope with stress and anxiety in healthy ways.
Follow South Bay Families Connected social media for trending national youth wellness articles and upcoming event announcements.
Together we can help our youth thrive.
allcoveBeach Cities
allcove Beach Cities will offer mental and physical health services, education and employment assistance, peer and family support, and substance use prevention programs for young people ages 12-25 in the greater South Bay. Please visit allcove Beach Cities online or at their location on Prospect Ave in Redondo Beach.
2021-2022 Parent Webinar Series
April 21, 2022, at 6:00 pm:
Intentional Relationships - Ms. Jennifer Ellege
Click HERE to watch
April 28, 2022, at 6:00 pm:
What I Wish My Parents Knew - Ms. Liz Schoeben, Student Panel
Click HERE to watch
May 3, 2022, at 6:00 pm:
Supporting Children's Mental Health During Post-Pandemic Times - Dr. Alice Kuo
Click HERE to watch