PFP Welcoming Your Second Child


Welcoming Your Second Child

Ongoing Group with Parenting Guru Barbara Olinger
A Place for Parents at Open Temple House

Wednesdays 9:30 am – 10:30 am 

Join us for this ongoing support group focusing on welcoming a second child into your family. We will explore how to prepare your child and the various feelings and behaviors that can arise as well as practical management issues. For parents who have given birth to their second child within the last 18 months.

$25/session or a series of 5 for $100.


Barbara Olinger has her Masters in Social Work and has worked with children and families in both educational and therapeutic settings for over 35 years. This has included being a Child and Family Therapist, the Supervising Clinician in an outpatient mental health clinic, a co-founder of a co-operative preschool, and Director of Family Development at the YWCA Santa Monica / Westside. In her current private practice, she focuses on supporting parents of young children and preschool teacher training. She has two grown sons.

She is the author of the parenting book, Growing From the Roots: A Practical Guide to the Art of Parentingnow on DVD along with Welcoming Your Second Child.