Parent Anger Management will be the topic covered in the LifeForward workshop sponsored by Zonta Club of SCV on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at SaviaCommunity Center, 23780 Newhall Ave., Newhall. The free workshops are designed to assist local women with lifestyle, family and career issues.
The September workshop will feature Dr. Patricia Patton, a therapist and anger management specialist. Her presentation will be based on the theme, "a moment to exhale!"
Free childcare is available for women who register in advance at (661) 288-0117. Spanish translation also can be provided. Women who arrive by the 10 a.m. start time are entered in a drawing for a free gift certificate
Future LifeForward workshops for 2013-14 include "Increase Self Esteem & Feel Good," Oct. 19; "Avoid Holiday Stress," Nov. 16; "Learn to Network, Write a Resume and Interview," Jan. 18; "Understanding and Filing Taxes," Feb. 23; "Your Health & Wellbeing," March 15; "Women's Health Issues," April 26; "Divorce and Family Law Issues," May 17; and "Sources of Child Support," June 21. The program will be dark in December.
Zonta offers the free LifeForward workshops on a monthly basis, in cooperation with Single Mothers Outreach, Domestic Violence Center, Los Angeles County Department of Child & Family Services and Habitat for Humanity/SFV/SCV Returning Women Veterans. Workshops are organized by topics in which women express interest.