The Positive Discipline Annual Conference will be an online event featuring presentations for educators, clinicians, and parents. Get access to presentations that will help you develop Positive Discipline tools for home and school, or to support others through your coaching, consulting, or counseling practice.
CE Credit is available.
CONFERENCE DAY SCHEDULE (EST)
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
4:00-5:00 - Closing Session - Keynote Speaker: Lynn Lott
There will be an ONLINE Conference bookstore with special Conference Day Pricing available to all registered participants.
Please complete Evaluations and any CE requirements.
Opening - Co-founder Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.
Positive Discipline: Challenges and Solutions
Closing - Co-founder Lynn Lott
Encouraging Your Inner Child
Morning Session - Cathy Kawakami, CPDLT and Genvieve Dorsey, M.A.
Core Connection Priorities for Schools in the Aftermath of the Pandemic
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
Morning Session - Brad Ainge and Mary Tamborski, LMFT
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, CGE, CPDT
Brain & Body awareness = Self-Regulation
Second Afternoon Session - Tracy McConaghie, LCSW, RPT/S, CPDT
Childhood Anxiety: Creative Solutions to Create Competence and Resilience
Morning Session - Alejandra Sandoval, Psicóloga- Psicoterapeuta Licenciada, CPDT
Disciplina Positiva en la Pareja
First After Session - Bibiana Infante, Psicóloga licenciada, CPDT
La Disciplina Positiva prepara a los niños para la vida del siglo XXI
Second Afternoon Session - Karina Bustamante, Psicóloga Clínica, CPDT y Gina Graham, Psicóloga Clínica, CPDLT.
Escuelas informadas en trauma
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CONFERENCE REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND FEES
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DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE FOR PDA MEMBERS. LOGIN TO YOUR MEMBER ACCOUNT TO ACCESS MEMBER PRICING!
CE Credit Available (up to 17 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.
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