Calendar of Events

Oct 18 2018

Positive Psychology Class

what:

Can we learn to be happier and create our own lasting state of optimism? Come find out how to lead an intentional life based on your personal strengths and leading to fulfillment and purpose.
This course is based on the Authentic Happiness program developed by Martin Seligman.

when:

October 18, 7:30pm - 9:30pm — November 15, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

where:

Parent Encouragement Program, Kensington, MD

Oct 26 2018

Alfred Adler and Coaching Seminar at ICF MD Frederick Coffee

what:

Meet the “Father of Coaching”, Alfred Adler! 

 

Come to our coffee on Oct 26 and meet Alfred Adler, who has been called “the Father of coaching”. You will learn about Adler’s personal story, explore Individual Psychology in greater detail, and how and why it relates and matters to coaching. We will also do some practical exercises, so we all can “feel” an experience Adlerian Coaching. You will leave with an increased knowledge of what Adler and his Individual Psychology contributed to coaching, modern psychology and therapy. Hopefully you will also leave with some additional personal insights, and a little bit moved. 

when:

Friday, October 26, 8:30am - 10:00am

where:

The Common Market • 5728 Buckeystown Pike • Frederick, MD

Nov 03 2018

Three Parenting Workshops

what:

Intro to Positive Discipline

How to move away from punishment and toward using encouragement, consequences, limits and agreements, for an approach to discipline that stimulates cooperation and self-restraint.

 

Children and Technology

 

Feel like you’re constantly asking the children to “turn that thing off?” Whether it’s video consoles, computers, tablets or smart phones, you may be starting to feel like electronics are ruling everyone’s life!

In this workshop, we will explore some of the problems caused by excessive electronic use, as well as ways to set limits around technology and ideas for improving connections with children through technology.

 

Working with pre-teens and teens from a Positive Discipline place

 

Sometimes guiding tweens or teens can seem like a wrestling match, with both adults and youngsters feeling like losers. Gain the necessary skills to help your tween/teen discuss and solve problems in a positive way by focusing on long-term goals, determining who owns the problem and encouraging resilience.

when:

Saturday, November 3, 8:00am - 5:00pm

where:

Airport Doubletree Hotel, Philadelphia, PA

Nov 12 2018

Parenting FREE INTRO: Why don’t my kids listen to me?

what:

Are you tired of saying the same things over and over and not getting results? Do you find yourself giving in to your kids’ demands and/or yelling at them? Join us for PEP's introductory workshop and learn about our approach to positive parenting techniques. You'll leave with specific strategies you can use to gain your children’s cooperation without nagging, bribing or yelling.

when:

Monday, November 12, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

where:

Casey Community Center, 810 S Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg MD 20877

Nov 13 2018

Parenting Workshop: Friendship and Bullying

what:

Understanding Friendship and Bullying

Some children have trouble making and keeping friends, and some worry every day about being ridiculed, pushed around or excluded. How do you tell the difference between bullying and behavior that’s just immature? In either case, what do you do about it? This workshop will give parents tools for supporting children in meeting social challenges with confidence.

when:

Tuesday, November 13, 12:00pm - 2:00pm

where:

NASA Goddard Center, Greenbelt, MD

Dec 03 2018

Corporate Management Coach Training

when:

December 3 — December 7

where:

Paris, France

Dec 07 2018

PEP I Parenting Bootcamp

what:

Do you wonder how to raise your children to be responsible, respectful and trustworthy—all while getting dinner on the table? Do you worry about cyberspace, peer pressure and other facts of modern life? Parenting, while it brings much joy, is hard work. This class provides a sound framework for positive parenting and proven skills to understand and solve behavior problems. Learn how you can be closer and have more fun as a family while also motivating your children to be more cooperative, responsible and successful.

when:

December 7, 7:00pm - 10:00pm — December 8, 7:00pm - 10:00pm

where:

Parent Encouragement Program, Kensington, MD