Monthly Archives: July 2017


This is a new Parenting Instructor Training Workshop in CICC’s Effective Black Parenting Program.

1) PURPOSE: To learn how to deliver classes in Center for the Improvement of Child Caring’s (CICC) Effective Black Parenting Program.

2) WHAT YOU GET: 5 Days of Professional Training, a Complete Instructor’s Kit of materials needed to run classes, and Certification to conduct classes.

3) ENROLLMENT FEE: $1,495.00 (which includes Complete Instructor’s Kit)

4) WORKSHOP LEADER: Ida A. Collier, a National Trainer of Workshops in CICC’s Effective Black Parenting Program.

5) LOCATION: UCAN – 3605 W.Fillmore Street, Chicago, IL 60624

6) TIME COMMITMENT: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Mon.-Fri., Oct. 30 – Nov. 3, 2017

To Enroll, Click Here and be sure that you also complete the Enrollee Information Form at the bottom of that page.

By completing this Workshop, You will be joining over 5,000 colleagues in 44 States and the District of Columbia who have been similarly trained over the last 4 decades.

CICC’s Effective Black Parenting Program has won numerous awards, and is considered to be an evidence-supported National Model.


Dr. Alvy receiving congratulations from President Clinton for CICC’s Effective Black Parenting Program.

To obtain Instructional Materials for CICC’s Effective Black Parenting Program, Click here

To learn more about CICC & Dr. Alvy, Click here

PARENTING ERRORS: How To Solve Them – by Dr. Kerby T. Alvy

The Center for the Improvement of Child Caring (CICC) is proud to announce that the latest parenting guidebook, written by our founder and director, has been published!

Dr. Alvy’s new book is called PARENTING ERRORS: How To Solve Them. It is written to help all parents – biological, foster, step, adoptive, grandparents, and even, like Dr. Alvy, parents of adult children.It presents a unique conception of what parenting errors are, a practical approach for relating to children regarding parental errors, and numerous examples of the best ways of building solid relations with children.

Since it was published just a few weeks ago, you, your family, and your clients can be the first in your area to benefit from this highly practical guidebook.

To purchase your copy, Click HERE
The cost is: $29.99 Hard Cover, $19.99 Soft Cover & $9.99 e-Book.

Soon you will be seeing announcements and reviews in such publications as The Sunday New York Times Book Review, Reader’s Digest and more.