Parenting Education Class

Illinois Supreme Court Rule 924 - Parenting Education Requirement, provides that each circuit or county shall create or approve a parenting education program consisting of at least four hours covering the subjects of visitation and custody and their impact on children.

The Chief Judge of the First Judicial Circuit has approved the following parent education program providers for Alexander, Jackson, Johnson, Massac, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, and Williamson Counties:


Southern Illinois University (SIU) - Putting Children First - online live interactive class

Class is taught by Dr. Stacy Thompson, Professor in Child Development, and Dr. Holly Cormier, Director of SIU Clinical Center, Licensed Clinical Psychologist.

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Children In Between - online class

Click here for more information about the Children In Between online class