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Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way

  • 02 Jun 2017
  • 9:00 AM
  • 03 Jun 2017
  • 5:00 PM
  • Salt Lake City, UT (2-Day Workshop June 2-3, 2017)
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Please Note: This workshop will be filmed for an online training course. Participants will be required to sign a release. Each participant will receive a free DVD and access to the online training. Limited to 15 participants.

Title: Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way

Facilitator(s): Jane Nelsen, Ed.D., Founder, & Mary Nelsen Tamborski, M.Ed., CA. licensed MFT, CPDT

Dates and Times: 
June 2 - 3, 2017
Friday - Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Salt Lake City, UT

Facilitator Information:
Jane Nelsen
, Ed.D is the author of the original Positive Discipline book, and co-author of many others. Her latest book, Positive Discipline Tools for Parents, was written with two of her children, Mary Nelsen Tamborski and Brad Ainge. Jane was an elementary school counselor and a community college instructor in Child Development for 10 years. She is married to Barry Nelsen, mother of 7 children, 22 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. 

Mary Nelsen Tamborski is a California licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Positive Discipline Trainer, Parenting Coach, and co-author (with her mother, Jane Nelsen, and brother, Brad Ainge) of the new Positive Discipline Tools for Parents, and happy mother raising three young boys with her husband, Mark Tamborski.

Workshop Description: 
Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way (developed by Lynn Lott and Jane Nelsen) is a research-based parent education program that 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. 

Participants in this workshop will: 

  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 to respond in empowering ways that teach children. 
  4. Learn how to use materials and activities in group settings, parenting classes and individual work with families

Cost: $375 early registration, available until May 2, 2017. $425 regular registration. Limit 15. 


CES: The Positive Discipline Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6723. This program also is co-sponsored by the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP). NASAP is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for Psychologists. 

Special needs/accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Mary and Jane, contact@positivediscipline.com, in advance. 

Cancellation/Refund Policy: Workshop Registrations: A full refund (minus a $35 processing fee) will be given when the request for a refund is made up to 30 days prior to the first day of a workshop. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before a workshop. However, paid registrants can transfer to another workshop within one year at no additional cost. Refunds are not available after a transfer is made or if you do not provide advanced notice that you will not be attending the workshop. 

In the event of cancellation, participants will be notified by email.

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