Parenting Class: Peaceful Parents, Cooperative Kids 8-week Positive Discipline Series
Facilitator(s): Marcilie Smith Boyle/ MarcilieSmithBoyle@gmail.com
Dates and Times: Meets every Wednesday for 8 weeks beginning 9/22/21 through 11/10/21; 11:00am - 12:30pm PST
Location: Online via Zoom from Oakland, California
Cost: $319/person and $249/2nd caregiver (partner, co-parent, babysitter, grandparent, etc.) when you register by Sept. 6. Use coupon code early40 at checkout. After Sept 6, the rate goes up to $359/person (2nd caregiver rate stays the same).
Parenting Class Description: This Parenting with Positive Discipline series will help you show up as the parent you want to be, and create a home where respectful cooperation is the norm. You'll get tangible, practical tips and tools that are easy to implement and work right away.
Here's just some of what you'll learn over the 8-week class:
o Alternatives to rewards and punishments that both work and teach long-term life skills
o My favorite 3-step ritual to stay cool, calm, and curious in the face of really irritating behavior.
o 2 things every child needs for intrinsically motivated cooperation.
o Simple, tangible, and effective Positive Discipline tools to reduce defiance, tantrums, back talk, and other challenging behaviors.
o What it looks and sounds like to parent with kindness and firmness at the same time.
o Specific words you can use to foster resilience and a "growth mindset" in your children.
o All about chores, allowance, and family meetings
o The one principle that matters most in helping your kids to become responsible, respectful, resourceful, and happy adults (and how to put that principle into practice every day.)
Your Class Fee Includes Everything Here:
o 8 fun, experiential, and interactive classes.
o Access to recorded classes for 6 months.
o Handout with summaries, reminders, homework assignments, and exercises.
o Weekly Practice Assignment. Changing behavior is not easy and requires daily practice. Each week you'll get something very tangible to practice with your children.
o Supplemental Reading. Each week you'll get a short article hand-picked by Marcilie to round out your classroom experience.
o Access to private resource page with additional handouts, links, and audio downloads.
o Free 30 minute 1:1 parenting consultation at the end of the series.In the event of cancellation, participants will be notified by email.