Author, Parenting Expert Dr. Joshua Straub Coming to Eagle Ranch Feb. 9

Author, Parenting Expert Dr. Joshua Straub Coming to Eagle Ranch Feb. 9

FLOWERY BRANCH, GA - 01/11/2018 — Eagle Ranch is hosting a workshop with author, speaker and family advocate, Joshua Straub, Ph.D. on Friday, February 9, at its campus in Flowery Branch, Ga. Through his message The Five Pillars of Emotionally Intelligent Kids, Straub brings practical, everyday strategies to introduce and grow important relational skills and emotional resiliency in children.

Open to Professionals and the Public

The workshop will offer 6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for therapeutic professionals, as designated by organizations including: LPCA-GA, NASW-GA, GAMFT.  Parents and those who regularly interact and work with young people may also find the workshop of interest. The event takes place Friday, Feb. 9, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Eagle Ranch’s Flowery Branch campus, 5500 Union Church Road.

The cost of the workshop is $100 for professionals wishing to submit their participation for Continuing Education Units, and $80 for the general public or professionals who do not need CEUs. The cost includes all workshop materials, a catered lunch and snacks. Straub will also have books and resources available at the event for an additional cost. For more information and a direct link to register on Eventbrite, visit

The Speaker

Joshua Straub, Ph.D., is author/coauthor of four books, including Safe House: How Emotional Safety is the Key to Raising Kids Who Live, Love, and Lead Well. He is a contributor to the TODAY Show parenting team, serves as Marriage and Family Strategist for LifeWay Christian Resources and is the president and cofounder of The Connextion Group, a company designed to empower marriages and families. More information is available at

About Eagle Ranch

One of Georgia’s largest residential children’s programs, Eagle Ranch is designed to help make life better for children and families going through a crisis. Our integrated approach, built on Christian principles, models home life, emphasizes education, and incorporates multi-faceted counseling. For more information, call 770-967-8500, log onto, or visit us on, and

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