Parenting Class: Online Monthly Reinforcing Class for Positive Discipline Graduates
Facilitator(s): Marcilie Smith BoyleDates and Times: The 4th Monday/month (with some exceptions) at 11:00am - 12:30pm PST ONLINE or 7:00 - 8:30pm PST in Piedmont, CA (online also through December, 2020 due to COVID)
Location: ONLINE from Piedmont, California (via Zoom Meetings) for both the daytime and evening classes until December 2020. Starting January 2020, the evening class will (hopefully) move back to an in person format from:
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Ave.
Piedmont, CA 94611
Cost: Full Season Oct 2020 – May 2021: Regular Individual $269; 2nd caregiver $170; Drop In: $50/class
Parenting Class Description: A monthly Parenting with Positive Discipline Refresher/Reinforcing Class for you if you've already taken at least 10 hours of Positive Discipline instruction.
So you completed your Positive Discipline classes but now find yourself craving the weekly reminder that got you closer to your parenting sweet spot. We've created this series JUST FOR YOU!
Join us each month to refresh your Positive Discipline perspective, and get support with parenting challenges through discussions and experiential activities. Together we'll deepen and reinforce powerful Positive Discipline concepts to keep you on track
Purchase the 8-class "Season Pass" (Oct. - May) for massive discounts or drop in for just one month.
2020-2021 DATES AND TOPICS
Oct 5, 2020: Back Talk, Defiance, and Power Struggles — Learn how parents contribute to these unwanted behaviors, and what to do instead.
Oct 26, 2020: How to Encourage Real Motivation in Your Children with guest speaker, Julietta Skoog of BeSproutable.com — Shift away from making your children do well, toward helping your children want to do their best. Understand key drivers of intrinsic motivation and how to foster them.
Nov 30, 2020 (5th Monday): Getting on The Same Parenting Page With Your Partner with guest speaker, Casey O'Roarty of JoyfulCourage.com, and the Joyful Courage Parenting Podcast — Not seeing eye to eye with your parenting partner? Worried that your lack of cohesion is adversely impacting your child? We'll explore this dynamic and you'll leave with specific tactics for how to get more aligned.
Jan 25, 2021: Set Limits That Stick in Three Simple Steps — Identify where stronger or weaker limits are needed in your household, then review and practice a three-step tool (ELC™) to set limits that stick.
Feb 22, 2021: How To Raise An Adult By Empowering vs. Enabling — What it means to be a "helicopter parent" and what you can do to empower your child to be an independent, resourceful, and creative problem solver for the long term.
Mar 22, 2021: Parenting From The Inside-Out — Discover how our own beliefs and personality traits can be helpful in parenting. . . or not! In this class you'll explore your "top card" – the way you tend to react when feeling stressed or insecure + strategies for turning your top card into a strength.
The last two topics will be selected by the 2020-2021 Roots participants in January, 2021
Apr 26, 2021: TBD
May 24, 2021: TBD
POSITIVE DISCIPLINE ROOTS INCLUDE:
* 8 monthly reinforcing classes
* binder with class materials (for live class) or downloads (for virtual class)
* access to recorded classes through August 30, 2021
* access to Members Page with handouts and additional resources from each class indefinitely
* optional participation in Buddy Support Program (you'll get a buddy to talk to once/month for listening, brainstorming solutions, and encouragement)
Facilitator: Marcilie Smith Boyle, MBA, Certified Positive Discipline Trainer, Career and Executive Coach + AMAZING guest facilitators in October and November!
To Register: https://workingparenting.com/roots-2020-2021/