Become a Certified Parent Educator



Become a Positive Discipline Parent Educator

Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way is a two-day certification workshop, (developed by Lynn Lott and Jane Nelsen) is a research-based parent education program and it provides a step-by-step approach to starting and leading experientially based parenting groups. This program stands alone or offers significant enhancement to any program. It provides experiential activities that reach the heart to inspire deeper understanding and change. Attendees will earn recognition as a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator and will learn to:

  1. Learn research based effective tools and techniques for teaching parents how to use discipline that is kindand firm at the same time (non-punitive, non-permissive).
  2. Learn how to facilitate a parent class from the position of a non-expert.
  3. Gain practice with experiential exercises that help parents go beyond intellectual understanding to be able torespond in empowering ways that teach children.
  4. Learn how to use materials and activities in group settings, parenting classes and individual work with families.

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