Facilitator(s): Kelly Pfeiffer, CPDLT and Kelly Gfroerer, Ph.D., CPDT
Dates and Times:
July 28 - August 13, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
ONLINE FORMAT Facilitator Information:
Kelly Pfeiffer, a Certified Positive Discipline Lead Trainer lives in Greenville, SC and has been working with parent groups since 2000. She has served on the Positive Discipline Board of Directors and also teaches the certification workshop, Positive Discipline for Early Childhood Educators.Kelly Gfroerer, Ph.D., is Executive Director of the Positive Discipline Association. She has worked as a parent educator, teacher, school counselor, and educational consultant in the greater Atlanta area for over two decades. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from Georgia State University.
This is an online interactive workshop designed for parent educators, teachers, therapists, childcare professionals and others who want an effective discipline approach. This method is based on Adlerian Psychology and integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging behaviors. Successful participants will earn recognition as a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator and will:
- Learn research based and 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 and 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 06/28/2020. $425 Regular Registration. Four (4) or more registering together take $50 off the fee. Limit Maximum of 30 participants.
The registration deadline is July 17, 2020.
Contact: Kelly Pfeiffer, Kelly.GoInteractive@gmail.com, 8644770027
Kelly Gfroerer, firstname.lastname@example.org, 858-260-0026
Special needs/accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Kelly Pfeiffer, Kelly.GoInteractive@gmail.com, in advance.
The Positive Discipline Association is pleased to provide the opportunity for educators to earn graduate-level university credit. Whether you attend one of our live workshops or participate in an online workshop, you may choose to earn 1 to 4 non-degree credits. These credits are for licensure renewal and salary step increases only. The cost of graduate-level credit is separate from the workshop registration fee. Click Here for more information.
Positive Discipline Association courses approved for Graduate-Level Semester Credits through University of the Pacific will appear on an Official Transcript with a letter grade.
CES: The Positive Discipline Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6723.
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.