LOCATION: AUSTIN, TX
Title: Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way
Facilitator(s): Lora Ferguson, LPC-S, CPDT
Dates and Times:
July 29 - 30, 2017
Saturday - Sunday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
4701 Bee Caves Road Suite 101
Austin, TX 78746
About Lora Ferguson, LPC-S:
Lora is the Founder and Director of Austin Family Counseling and a Licensed Professional Counselor in Austin, Texas. She specializes in counseling adolescents and their families, and she provides clinical supervision to post-graduate interns. With her background as a Certified Positive Discipline Trainer and Parent Educator she facilitates parenting workshops for parents of children of all ages, and trains Positive Discipline Parent Educators. Lora is a Mom to a 7 year old son and a 5 year old daughter, so she is actively learning new ways to balance life and work every day. Additionally she serves as the current Board Co-Chair at her daughter's preschool.
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:
- 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).
- Learn how to facilitate a parent class from the position of a non-expert.
- Gain practice with experiential exercises that help parents go beyond intellectual understanding to be able to respond in empowering ways that teach children.
- Learn how to use materials and activities in group settings, parenting classes and individual work with families
Cost: $375 early registration, available until July 1, 2017. $425 regular registration.
To Register: http://austinfamilycounseling.com/clinical-trainings/
Special needs/accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Lora Ferguson, firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.