Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center
3405 Lenox Road N.E., Atlanta, GA 30326
A group rate of 130.00 USD per night is being offered. Group rate will be honored July 3-20, 2020. Last day to book at this rate is 6/19/2020. Please make your hotel reservation using the following link:
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Parking: $20 overnight self parking, $10 day guest self parking - No in/out
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The Positive Discipline Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia features presentations for educators, clinicians, and parents. Spend the day developing Positive Discipline tools for home and school, or learning to support others through your coaching, consulting, or counseling practice. CE Credit is available.
CONFERENCE DAY SCHEDULE
8:00 - Check-in/Welcome Table and Bookstore Open
9:00-10:00 - Opening Session - Keynote Speaker: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.
10:15-11:45 - Morning session
11:45-1:15 - Lunch
1:15-2:15 - First Afternoon Session
2:15-2:30 - Afternoon Break
2:30-4:00 - Second Afternoon Session
4:00-4:30 - Conference Closing: Return Continuing Education Forms,
Check-out. Bookstore open until 4:30 PM.
Morning Session - Cathy Kawakami, CPDLT and Genvieve Dorsey, M.A.
Transforming your School to a Positive Discipline Culture
First Afternoon Session - Elly Zhen, CPDT
Positive Discipline SEL for Elementary Students
Second Afternoon Session - Jody Malterre, M.Ed., CPDT and Yogi Patel, CPDT
Who Said It? A Game Show Comparing Dr. Adler to Dr. Montessori
Morning Session - Brad Ainge
Parenting in the Real World
First Afternoon Session - Carol Dores, CPDT and Kelly Gfroerer, Ph.D., LPC, CPDT
Evidence-based Positive Discipline: Practical Parenting Tools
Second Afternoon Session - Deb Owen-Sohocki, MS, LPC, CPDLT
The Space Between: The Choice Between Feeling and Action -
Science Based Self-Regulation Skills for Adults
Trauma Informed Track
Morning Session - Laurie Prusso, M.Ed., CPDT
Development, Relationships and Trauma Informed Care
First Afternoon Session - Brenda Garrett, M.Ed. CPDT
Supporting Resiliency Through Trauma-Informed Caregiver-Child Relationships
Second Afternoon Session - Jody McVittie, M.D., CPDLT
Building Resilience in Schools and School Systems
Choose Your Own Path
Morning Session - Cheryl Erwin, MA, MFT, CPDLT and Steven Foster, LCSW, CPDLT
Play and Problem Solving: an Experiential Exploration of the Importance of Play in Early Childhood
First Afternoon Session - Sarah Joseph, MSW, RSW, CGE, CPDT
Brain & Body awareness = Self-Regulation
Second Afternoon Session - Tracy McConaghie, LCSW, RPT/S, CPDT
Childhood Anxiety: creative solutions to create competence and resilience
Morning Session - Alejandra Sandoval, Psicóloga- Psicoterapeuta Licenciada, CPDT
Disciplina Positiva en la Pareja
First Morning Session - Bibiana Infante, Psicóloga licenciada, CPDT
La Disciplina Positiva prepara a los niños para la vida del siglo 21
Second Morning Session - Karina Bustamante, Psicóloga Clínica, CPDT
Escuelas informadas en trauma
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CONFERENCE REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND FEES
Early Registration by May 15, 2020
Regular Registration by June 26, 2020 - $125
Late & On-Site Registration July 10, 2020 and after - $150
Student and Group pricing available. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE FOR PDA MEMBERS. LOGIN TO YOUR MEMBER ACCOUNT TO ACCESS MEMBER PRICING!
- If you need an official letter of invitation for travel, please complete this on-line form click here.
For parking information please see the chart below. Note that parking is free on Sundays.
CE Credit Available (up to 5 hours)
The Positive Discipline Association is an approved National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6723.
CANCELLATION POLICY: 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 conference date. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before the conference date. However, paid registrants can transfer to future PDA training event including workshops 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 event.
- For special needs accommodations please contact email@example.com.
- Participants will be notified by email if for any reason the event is cancelled.
EMPOWERING PEOPLE IN THE WORKPLACE
July 7-9, 2020 Click here to register.
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR CERTIFICATION TRAINING
July 8-9 2020 Click Here to register.
TEACHING PARENTING THE POSITIVE DISCIPLINE WAY
July 8-9, 2020 Click Here to register.
ART OF FACILITATION TRAINING
July 13-14, 2020 Click Here to register.
KEEPING JOY IN THE RELATIONSHIP
July 13-15, 2020 - Click here to register.