Facilitator(s): Yogi Patel, CPDT
6540 Flanders Drive
San Diego, CA, USA
Yogi Patel is a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator, a Certified Positive Discipline Classroom Educator, and a Certified Positive Discipline Trainer. She facilitates trainings for Parent Educators and Classroom Teachers for the Positive Discipline Association. Yogi has worked as a Montessori Head of School since 2001. She holds a Primary (age 2.5 to 6+) Diploma from Association Montessori Internationale (AMI). Her work includes Early Childhood Education advocacy and training at a local YMCA. Yogi, a mother of two loving daughters and wife of a supporting husband, has been offering Montessori seminars to parents and teachers since 2001 and Positive Discipline seminars to parents and teachers since 2010.
Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way (developed by Lynn Lott and Jane Nelsen) is a research-based parent education program that provides a step-by-step approach to starting and leading experientially based parenting groups. This program stands alone or offers significant enhancement to any program. It provides experiential activities that reach the heart to inspire deeper understanding and change.
Participants in this workshop will:
- Learn research based effective tools and techniques for teaching parents how to use discipline that is kindand 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
Cost: $375 early registration, available until August 8, 2018. $425 regular registration. $40 Discount for 3 or more registrations. Limit 22.
CES: The Positive Discipline Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6723.
Special needs/accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Yogi Patel, firstname.lastname@example.org, in advance.
Cancellation/Refund Policy: Workshop Registrations: 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 the first day of a workshop. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before a workshop. However, paid registrants can transfer to another workshop 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 workshop.
In the event of cancellation, participants will be notified by email.