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Past and Current Clients

  • Wheelock College Center for Parenting Studies
  • Massachusetts Childrens Trust Fund
  • Milton Public Schools
  • Quincy Public Schools
  • Milton Early Childhood Alliance
  • Catholic Charities of Lynn
  • Early Intervention Services
  • Quincy Montessori School
  • Healthy Families of Somerville
  • Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
  • Berklee College of Music (City Music Program )
  • Brigham & Women's Hospital (EAP Program)
  • Center for Work, Family & Personal Life at Mass. Institute of Technology
  • Community Voices Program at CCHERS at Northeastern University
  • Crispus Attucks Childcare Center
  • Families First Parenting Programs
  • Hanson Initiative for Language & Literacy (Mass. General Hospital)
  • Junior League
  • Massachusetts Cultural Council
  • MOTT Philanthropic, Inc.
  • Neighborhood House Charter School
  • Project HOPE
  • Project Place (at Suffolk County House of Corrections)
  • Workforce Development Program at Cambridge Public Housing


  • A View from All Sides
  • Networker
  • Family Support Institute
  • Media Matters Conference (Sponsored by Boston Globe Foundation)

What Parents and Professionals Say

    "Faina Smith is an excellent trainer who is very passionate about infant & toddler development, the topics of both trainings she has taught. I enjoyed her presentation and interactions. I look forward to having her again!"
    Healthy Families home visitor

    "Thank you! This was THE BEST training."
    Healthy Families home visitor

    "Faina was very knowledgeable and presented the material in a way that was engaging and easy to understand."
    Healthy Families home visitor

    "Thank you for your wonderful workshop. The staff has been referring to lots of the conversation the last couple days and it was just what we needed. You are a wonderful asset to our ongoing training."
    Laurie Coughlin, Director, Village School, Milton

    "What was so wonderful in the workshop Candelaria facilitated is that she used our own experiences to guide the information she shared. I could and did immediately connect with her. She made everything relevant and used 'real world' strategies."
    A parent who attended the Parent-411 Effective & Loving Discipline single session facilitated by Candelaria Silva

    "You are taking parenting to a whole new level."
    A parent who attended Yes, You Can! Leave the House Peacefully, Cheerfully & ON TIME facilitated by Faina Smith

    "The series was excellent. Just offer them more often."

    "The parents loved it, they just loved it."

    "It sounds as if you were in my house this morning. You were talking about my child."

    "I got much more from this course than I expected."

    "I felt very supported."

    "The content was terrific. The teacher was dynamic, knowledgeable and professional."

    "The class was terrific. I was extremely pleased with the class, the instructor, the discussions and the appropriateness for my job."

The job of a father is to teach his son to swim
(so his son can swim away from him).



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