Thursday, April 11, 2013
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday, March 22, 2013 - Saturday, March 23, 2013
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This two-day workshop is designed for new and experienced parent educators to gain the information and skills to become Certified Positive Discipline Parenting Educators. The workshop provides effective tools and resources for therapists who want to offer Positive Discipline parenting classes for their clients and/or use Adlerian based concepts and strategies in their sessions. It supports school personnel, nurses, counselors, youth workers and others who deal with parents, children and young people; and it provides insight and strategies for parents with children of all ages who want to learn to parent effectively for today’s world.
Participants will learn to facilitate experiential activities in group and individual settings. They will learn research-based, effective tools and techniques for teaching parents how to build respectful relationships and use discipline that is kind and firm at the same time, neither punitive nor permissive. They will gain a set of resource materials adaptable for use with all age and focus groups; therapeutic relationships; parenting and mentor programs.
General Public: $335 Early Registration received and paid by February 22, 2013, Regular Registration $370 (includes materials). Registration fee for non-students includes a complete curriculum, Positive Discipline book, and the Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way Facilitator's manual.
Adler School Students: $250 Regular Registration. This fee DOES NOT include books. Please notify facilitator if you want to order books. Please bring books if you already own them.
Friday, February 01, 2013 - Saturday, February 02, 2013
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This 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. Workshop participants will learn how 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
General Public: $335 Early Registration received and paid by Jan. 1, 2013, Regular Registration $370 (includes materials). Registration fee for non-students includes a complete curriculum, Positive Discipline in the Classroom book and manual.
Adler School Students: $290 Early Registration if received and paid by Jan. 1, 2013. Regular Registration $325 if paid after Jan. 1, 2013. Price includes books.
CPDU’s available for Illinois State Certified Teachers
To Register: Register at www.positivediscipline.org or contact the Positive Discipline Association: email@example.com or call toll free: 1-866-POS-DISC (1-866-767-3472).
Wednesday, December 05, 2012
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Student forums are programs developed specifically with students in mind and address a variety of issues related to counseling and the mental health profession. Room 16-114.