<div dir="ltr"><p style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">Belmont Cooperative Nursery School will be hosting a parenting seminar by Dr.</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> Larry</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> </span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">Cohen </span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">on <span class="" tabindex="0"><span class="">Thursday, October 3rd from 6:30 to 8:00 pm</span></span>. The seminar will take place in the social hall of St. Joseph Parish located at 130 Common Street in Belmont. Tickets are $10 per person and are available for purchase at the door.</span></p>
<p style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">Dr.</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> Cohen will be discussing his new book, <i>The Opposite of Worry: The Playful Parenting Approach to Childhood Anxieties and Fears</i>. He </span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">is the author of</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> </span><i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">Playful Parenting</span></i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">, and is a licensed psychologist specializing in children&#39;s play and play therapy. Dr.</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> Cohen </span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">is also the co-author, with Anthony DeBenedet, of</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> </span><i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">The Art of Roughhousing</span></i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">. He wrote two books about children&#39;s friendships and peer relationships with Michael Thompson and Catherine O&#39;Neill Grace:</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> </span><i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">Best Friends, Worst Enemies</span></i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">, and</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> </span><i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">Mom, They&#39;re Teasing Me</span></i><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">.</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"><br>
<br>For more information about playful parenting, visit Dr.</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"> Cohen</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">&#39;s website,</span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"></span><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Times"><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial"><a href="http://playfulparenting.com/" target="_blank">playfulparenting.com</a></span></span><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">.</span></p>
<p style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><span style="font-size:13.5pt;font-family:Arial">Michele Hacker</span></p>
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