Parenting for a Better World

Upcoming Courses and Workshops

Parenting for a Better World

Positive Discipline in the Classroom Workshop

Facilitated by Julie Iraninejad, M.Ed., Certified Positive Discipline Trainer

Saturday, September 8, 2018 and Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.at Kinderhouse Montessori School (Sorrento Valley Location), 6540 Flanders Drive, San Diego, CA, 92121.

Workshop Description: 
This two-day interactive workshop is designed for teachers, counselors, school staff and administrators who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging student behaviors. Attendees will earn recognition as a Certified Positive Discipline Classroom Educator and will learn to:

  • Develop a large teaching toolbox of kind and firm discipline approaches.
  • Establish explicit classroom structures and procedures.
  • Create an equitable classroom community based on mutual respect.
  • Understand the motivation behind students’ misbehavior and how to encourage positive change.
  • Facilitate effective class meetings teaching social skills and problem-solving.
  • Learn Positive Discipline/Adlerian Psychology for use in the classroom and school community.
  • Gain information on how to address the effects of childhood trauma and insecure attachment.

Upon successful completion of this workshop, participants will be certified as Positive Discipline Classroom Educators.

Price: $375 early registration (received and paid by August 8, 2018), $425 regular registration.

Registration includes the book Positive Discipline in the Classroom by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D, Lynn Lott, M.A., M.F.T., Stephen Glenn, Ph.D., The Positive Discipline in the School and Classroom Teacher’s Guide with activities for students, The Positive Discipline in the School and Classroom Leader’s Guide with additional resources and activities, plus additional handouts.

3 or more registering together, take $40 off each registration fee.

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6 Week Parenting with Positive Discipline Class in San Diego, CA

Facilitated by Brunda Siddaramappa, Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator and Julie Iraninejad, M.Ed., Certified Positive Discipline Trainer

October 4-November 15, 2018 (no class on October 18)

Thursday evenings from 6:30-9 p.m. at the Del Sur Ranch House, 15455 Paseo del Sur, San Diego, CA, 92127.

(This course combines elements of all three parenting courses and is primarily geared towards parents and grandparents of children ages 2-12, though parents and grandparents of children of all ages are welcome.)

Topics covered include:

How to avoid power struggles and invite cooperation
Connection before correction
Sibling fighting and what to do about it
Encouragement vs. praise
Alternatives to punishment without being permissive
Natural and logical consequences
Family meetings
How to teach children to self-regulate through positive time out
Other problem-solving tools such as the wheel of choice
Kind AND firm parenting
How to focus on solutions without blame or shame
Understanding the belief behind the behavior
Routine charts
What to do about back talk
52 Positive Discipline tools that really work!

Price:
$225 per participant (*Early bird registration rate of $195 if registered by 9/3/18*)
$125 to add a spouse/parenting partner.

Space is limited. Please register early.

PRIORITY REGISTRATION IS GIVEN TO DEL SUR RESIDENTS.

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**Please order Positive Discipline as an accompanying text for this course.**

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Teaching Parenting The Positive Discipline Way Workshop

Facilitated by Julie Iraninejad, M.Ed., Certified Positive Discipline Trainer

Saturday, October 6, 2018 and Sunday, October 7, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at High Tech Elementary, 1949 Discovery Falls Drive, Chula Vista, CA (near San Diego) 91915.

Workshop Description: 
This interactive training workshop is designed for parents, teachers, parent educators, caregivers, counselors, therapists, nurses and others who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging behaviors. Upon successful completion of this workshop, participants will be certified as Positive Discipline Parent Educators.

Positive Discipline focuses on discipline that teaches:

Children feel a sense of connection, belonging and significance
It is kind and firm at the same time and effective long- term
It teaches important social and life skills and teaches children to use their power constructively and discover that they are capable.

Participants in this workshop will:
Learn research based effective tools and techniques for teaching parents how to use discipline that is kind and 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

Price: $375 early registration (received and paid by September 6, 2018), $425 regular registration.

Registration fee includes the book Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D, Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way Facilitator Manual, one pack of Positive Discipline parenting tool cards, certification as a Positive Discipline Parent Educator (upon successful completion of course) and additional handouts.

3 or more registering together, take $40 off each registration fee.

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Positive Discipline in the Classroom Workshop

Facilitated by Julie Iraninejad, M.Ed., Certified Positive Discipline Trainer

Saturday, November 3, 2018 and Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in San Diego, CA.

Workshop Description: 
This two-day interactive workshop is designed for teachers, counselors, school staff and administrators who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging student behaviors. Attendees will earn recognition as a Certified Positive Discipline Classroom Educator and will learn to:

  • Develop a large teaching toolbox of kind and firm discipline approaches.
  • Establish explicit classroom structures and procedures.
  • Create an equitable classroom community based on mutual respect.
  • Understand the motivation behind students’ misbehavior and how to encourage positive change.
  • Facilitate effective class meetings teaching social skills and problem-solving.
  • Learn Positive Discipline/Adlerian Psychology for use in the classroom and school community.
  • Gain information on how to address the effects of childhood trauma and insecure attachment.

Upon successful completion of this workshop, participants will be certified as Positive Discipline Classroom Educators.

Price: $375 early registration (received and paid by October 3, 2018), $425 regular registration.

Registration includes the book Positive Discipline in the Classroom by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D, Lynn Lott, M.A., M.F.T., Stephen Glenn, Ph.D., The Positive Discipline in the School and Classroom Teacher’s Guide with activities for students, The Positive Discipline in the School and Classroom Leader’s Guide with additional resources and activities, plus additional handouts.

3 or more registering together, take $40 off each registration fee.

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Teaching Parenting The Positive Discipline Way Workshop

Facilitated by Julie Iraninejad, M.Ed., Certified Positive Discipline Trainer

Saturday, December 1, 2018 and Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kinderhouse Montessori School (Sorrento Valley Location), 6540 Flanders Drive, San Diego, CA, 92121.

Workshop Description: 
This interactive training workshop is designed for parents, teachers, parent educators, caregivers, counselors, therapists, nurses and others who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging behaviors. Upon successful completion of this workshop, participants will be certified as Positive Discipline Parent Educators.

Positive Discipline focuses on discipline that teaches:

Children feel a sense of connection, belonging and significance
It is kind and firm at the same time and effective long- term
It teaches important social and life skills and teaches children to use their power constructively and discover that they are capable.

Participants in this workshop will:
Learn research based effective tools and techniques for teaching parents how to use discipline that is kind and 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

Price: $375 early registration (received and paid by November 1, 2018), $425 regular registration.

Registration fee includes the book Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D, Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way Facilitator Manual, one pack of Positive Discipline parenting tool cards, certification as a Positive Discipline Parent Educator (upon successful completion of course) and additional handouts.

3 or more registering together, take $40 off each registration fee.

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Positive Discipline in the Classroom Workshop

Facilitated by Julie Iraninejad, M.Ed., Certified Positive Discipline Trainer

Saturday, January 12, 2019 and Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kinderhouse Montessori School (Sorrento Valley Location), 6540 Flanders Drive, San Diego, CA, 92121.

Workshop Description: 
This two-day interactive workshop is designed for teachers, counselors, school staff and administrators who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging student behaviors. Attendees will earn recognition as a Certified Positive Discipline Classroom Educator and will learn to:

  • Develop a large teaching toolbox of kind and firm discipline approaches.
  • Establish explicit classroom structures and procedures.
  • Create an equitable classroom community based on mutual respect.
  • Understand the motivation behind students’ misbehavior and how to encourage positive change.
  • Facilitate effective class meetings teaching social skills and problem-solving.
  • Learn Positive Discipline/Adlerian Psychology for use in the classroom and school community.
  • Gain information on how to address the effects of childhood trauma and insecure attachment.

Upon successful completion of this workshop, participants will be certified as Positive Discipline Classroom Educators.

Price: $375 early registration (received and paid by December 12, 2018), $425 regular registration.

Registration includes the book Positive Discipline in the Classroom by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D, Lynn Lott, M.A., M.F.T., Stephen Glenn, Ph.D., The Positive Discipline in the School and Classroom Teacher’s Guide with activities for students, The Positive Discipline in the School and Classroom Leader’s Guide with additional resources and activities, plus additional handouts.

3 or more registering together, take $40 off each registration fee.

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Teaching Parenting The Positive Discipline Way Workshop

Facilitated by Julie Iraninejad, M.Ed., Certified Positive Discipline Trainer

Saturday, February 9, 2019 and Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in San Diego, CA.

Workshop Description: 
This interactive training workshop is designed for parents, teachers, parent educators, caregivers, counselors, therapists, nurses and others who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging behaviors. Upon successful completion of this workshop, participants will be certified as Positive Discipline Parent Educators.

Positive Discipline focuses on discipline that teaches:

Children feel a sense of connection, belonging and significance
It is kind and firm at the same time and effective long- term
It teaches important social and life skills and teaches children to use their power constructively and discover that they are capable.

Participants in this workshop will:
Learn research based effective tools and techniques for teaching parents how to use discipline that is kind and 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

Price: $375 early registration (received and paid by January 9, 2018), $425 regular registration.

Registration fee includes the book Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D, Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way Facilitator Manual, one pack of Positive Discipline parenting tool cards, certification as a Positive Discipline Parent Educator (upon successful completion of course) and additional handouts.

3 or more registering together, take $40 off each registration fee.

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