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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


2021-2022 Parent Webinar Series


October 26, 2021, at 9:30, am:

Lessons Learned This Year: Focusing on Health and Happiness

Dr. Moe Gelbart, Executive Director of Thelma McMillan

Click HERE to register for this webinar.  


November 9, 2021, at 9:30 am:

When to Worry: Raising Emotionally Healthy Adolescents

Liz Schoeben, Executive Director of Sage 

Click HERE to register for this webinar.  


December 14, 2021, at 9:30 am

Inside the Dark: The Science Behind Tobacco and Nicotine

Dr. Victor DeNoble, Tobacco Use Prevention Education Presentation

Click HERE to register for this webinar.  

Parent Discussion Group
Our community partner, Sage, hosts a monthly parent discussion group led by Liz Schoeben, MFT, and Kathi Colli, MFT. The group will meet on the first Monday of each month at 12:30 pm. The discussion will focus on relevant and timely social emotional topics and is open to any parent/guardian of PVPUSD students. Please contact Kathi Colli at for meeting information. 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 technologyto 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.


2020-2021 Parent Webinar Series

Click links below for details regarding each webinar event.