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Foster Care Program & Behavioral Health Services

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Family Unity

Presents Breakthrough Parenting 

Parenting Training:

Family Unity, 10-week program, is designed to teach parents practical ways to teach children. Contact us about classes offered in Creole and Spanish. Classes will be held once a week. We offer classes in other languages, 1:1 or group settings. 


When: Please contact us for dates and times or to schedule an appointment.

Cost of class:

The cost of the classes is affordable. Family Unity uses the Nurturing Parenting and Breakthrough Parenting curriculum. Therapy and coordination of other services are available at a separate fee.

Class Curriculum:

The cost of the class is $225; which includes the Breakthrough Parenting materials. Therapy and coordination of other services are available at a seperate fee.

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1. Three Approaches to Raising Children

2. Making the Shift

3. Understanding the Source of Behavior

4. Teaching Responsibility

5. Helping Children Build Healthy Self-Esteem

6. Communicating Effectively

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7. Practicing Role Playing

8. Influencing Children Positively

9. Problems with Punishment

10. Discipline with Love

11. How Children Think

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12. Learning to Love

13. Reducing Stress in the Family

14. Resolving Family Conflicts

15. Talking about Sensitive Subjects

16. Living a Self-Actualized Life

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Behavioral Observation for Parenting

The cost of the class is $225; which includes the Breakthrough Parenting materials. Therapy and coordination of other services are available at a seperate fee.

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  • Pre & Post Observation of parent and child

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  • Parent Training

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  • Monthly Reports

Nurturing Parenting Program


Nurturing Parenting Program is an evidence-based program used for the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect. The program is designed to meet the needs of families experiencing different levels of dysfunction. The program offers psychoeducation to parents in the following areas: 

  • Inappropriate developmental expectations of children Parental lack of empathy of children’s needs
  • Strong belief in the use of corporal punishment as a means of discipline
  • Reversing parent-child roles so parents can satisfy their needs and wants
  • Oppressing children’s power and independence by demanding strict obedience to parental demands.

Supervised Visitation Program

Family Unity offers therapeutic and supervised visitations of parents to meet with their children in a safe and controlled environment.

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  • Monthly visits

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  • Summary reports of parent and child interaction

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  • Recommendations

Co-Parenting

Family Unity's co-parenting program assists parents in creating a successful parenting plan. The program teaches parents how to understand how children experience separation and anticipating the child’s needs. This is a step by step guide for the care of children of divided families used jointly with the Breakthrough Parenting program.