Dynamic Dad’s 12 week seminar is starting soon.  If you would like register, go to the “Class Registration” tab and scroll down to Dynamic Dad’s Seminar and hit “click to register” and fill out the information.  You can also contact Keoki at: Keoki@FamilyESS.org or call 360-890-2983 or toll free at 1-877-813-2828 to be put on our call list for the next class if this time frame doesn’t work in your schedule.

Next Class for Thurston County: May 21, 2019 – call now for enrollment!

Next Class for Mason County:  May/June 2019 – call now for enrollment!

To Register in Lewis County, Contact the Centralia College @ 360-736-9391 for Winter Quarter enrollment or questions.

Click here:  TC Dynamic Dads Flyer for more information on the Thurston County Class.

Click here: MC Dynamic Dads Flyer for more information on the Mason County class.


The more we understand about the complexities shaping our children’s healthy development, the  clearer the understanding  becomes regarding the value of positive father involvement.  Fathers can, and do, play a significant role in the healthy development of children. Join us for our next parenting class dedicated to men only.

Topics addressed will include:

  • Exploring the roots of fathering

  • What it means to be “dad” in today’s world

  • Child development and realistic expectations

  • Family communication skills

  • Self-care and stress management

  • Discipline and guidance techniques

  • The value of play

  • Balancing work and family

  • Conflict resolution/ anger management

  • Community resources for fathers and their families