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2020 Atlanta Positive Discipline Conference

  • 10 Jul 2020
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Atlanta, GA

Registration

  • Call 1-866-767-3472 or email info@positivediscipline.org
  • Call 1-866-767-3472

Register


LOCATION:

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center

3405 Lenox Road N.E., Atlanta, GA  30326

A group rate of 130.00 USD  per night is being offeredGroup rate will be honored July 3-20, 2020. Last day to book at this rate is 6/19/2020.  Please make your hotel reservation using the following link: 

Book your group rate for POSITIVE DISCIPLINE ASSOCIATION

Parking:  $20 overnight self parking, $10 day guest self parking - No in/out

Take a Virtual Tour of the Marriott Buckhead
www.marriott.com/ATLBC

CONFERENCE SESSIONS

The Positive Discipline Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia features presentations for educators, clinicians, and parents. Spend the day developing Positive Discipline tools for home and school, or learning to support others through your coaching, consulting, or counseling practice. CE Credit is available.

CONFERENCE DAY SCHEDULE

8:00 - Check-in/Welcome Table and Bookstore Open

9:00-10:00 - Opening Session - Keynote Speaker: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.

10:15-11:45 - Morning session 

11:45-1:15 - Lunch

1:15-2:15 -  First Afternoon Session 

2:15-2:30 - Afternoon Break 

2:30-4:00 - Second Afternoon Session  

4:00-4:30 - Conference Closing: Return Continuing Education Forms,

Check-out. Bookstore open until 4:30 PM.

School/Education Track



Morning Session - Cathy Kawakami, CPDLT and Genvieve Dorsey, M.A.

Transforming your School to a Positive Discipline Culture

First Afternoon Session - Elly Zhen, CPDT 
Positive Discipline SEL for Elementary Students

Second Afternoon Session - Jody Malterre, M.Ed., CPDT and Yogi Patel, CPDT
Who Said It? A Game Show Comparing Dr. Adler to Dr. Montessori

Parenting Track

Morning Session - Brad Ainge 

Parenting in the Real World

First Afternoon Session - Carol Dores, CPDT and Kelly Gfroerer, Ph.D., LPC, CPDT
Evidence-based Positive Discipline: Practical Parenting Tools

Second Afternoon Session - Deb Owen-Sohocki, MS, LPC, CPDLT
The Space Between: The Choice Between Feeling and Action -
Science Based Self-Regulation Skills for Adults

Trauma Informed Track


Morning Session - Laurie Prusso, M.Ed., CPDT
Development, Relationships and Trauma Informed Care

First Afternoon Session - Brenda Garrett, M.Ed. CPDT
Supporting Resiliency Through Trauma-Informed Caregiver-Child Relationships

Second Afternoon Session - Jody McVittie, M.D., CPDLT
Building Resilience in Schools and School Systems

Choose Your Own Path


Morning Session - Cheryl Erwin, MA, MFT, CPDLT and Steven Foster, LCSW, CPDLT

Play and Problem Solving: an Experiential Exploration of the Importance of Play in Early Childhood


First Afternoon Session - Sarah Joseph, MSW, RSW, CGECPDT
Brain & Body awareness = Self-Regulation

Second Afternoon Session - Tracy McConaghie, LCSW, RPT/S, CPDT
Childhood Anxiety: creative solutions to create competence and resilience

Spanish Track

Morning Session - Alejandra Sandoval, Psicóloga- Psicoterapeuta Licenciada, CPDT
Disciplina Positiva en la Pareja

First Morning Session - Bibiana Infante, Psicóloga licenciada, CPDT
La Disciplina Positiva prepara a los niños para la vida del siglo 21

Second Morning Session - Karina  Bustamante, Psicóloga Clínica, CPDT
Escuelas informadas en trauma

Click here for conference flyer with complete conference program.

Click here for Spanish conference flyer with complete conference program.

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND FEES


Early Registration by May 15, 2020

Regular Registration by June 26, 2020 - $125

Late & On-Site Registration July 10, 2020 and after - $150


Student and Group pricing available. For more information email info@positivediscipline.org.


DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE FOR PDA MEMBERS. LOGIN TO YOUR MEMBER ACCOUNT TO ACCESS MEMBER PRICING! 


  • If you need an official letter of invitation for travel, please complete this on-line form click here.

For parking information please see the chart below. Note that parking is free on Sundays.

CE Credit Available (up to 5 hours)

The Positive Discipline Association is an approved National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6723. 

CANCELLATION POLICY:  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 conference date. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before the conference date. However, paid registrants can transfer to future PDA training event including workshops 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 event. 

  • For special needs accommodations please contact info@positivediscipline.org.
  • Participants will be notified by email if for any reason the event is cancelled.


Pre-Conference Workshops

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR CERTIFICATION TRAINING
July 8-9 2020 Click Here to register.

TEACHING PARENTING THE POSITIVE DISCIPLINE WAY
July 8-9, 2020 Click Here to register.

Post-Conference Workshops
ART OF FACILITATION TRAINING

July 13-14, 2020 Click Here to register.




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