Positive Discipline. Raising Our Children with Love and Firmness (class in English & Spanish)

Positive Discipline.  Raising Our Children with Love and Firmness (class in English; Spanish version is below)

A free series for parents wanting more cooperative, respectful, and warm relationships with their children.

Sponsored by the John Rogers School PTA and the Puget Sound Adlerian Society.   Funded in part by the Horizons Foundation. Presented by Ximena Grollmus, M.Ed. (Certified Positive Discipline Trainer)

March Thu 14, Wed 20, 27,  April 3, 17, 24 2019. 6:00 – 8:15 p.m. John Rogers Elementary

Free childcare (limited spaces)

Register early, space is limited. For registration or information call Karen Andrew at 206-351-1373, e-mail  johnrogerspta@gmail.com or go to: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScSmG3sDzr40qLF79_RZfcslH0ciaLOlE8B1VRHn94p-ljCWQ/viewform

Th 3/14-  Introductions, Adlerian Overview, Parenting Styles, Self-regulation

W 3/20 –  Why Do Children Misbehave?  Kind and Firm at the Same Time

W 3/27-  Establishing Appropriate Limits, Finding Solutions

W 4/3-  Family Meetings, Encouragement vs. Praise, Self-care

W 4/17-  Sibling Rivalry, Teenage Years, Empowering vs. Enabling

W 4/24 –  Small Steps for Change, More Discipline Tools, Bringing It All Together

Suggested Reading:  Positive Discipline, by Jane Nelsen, Ed. D.  

“Pay-It-Forward” donations to help fund future series are most welcome.


The Puget Sound Adlerian Society is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) educational organization affiliated with the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology.  Our mission is to nurture dignity for all by encouraging democratic relationships and a sense of belonging.  Alfred Adler, M.D., founder of Adlerian Psychology, believed that healthy families, classrooms, workplaces, etc., rest on a cornerstone of mutual respect.  PSAS helps people learn and model the skills and attitudes of mutual respect.  Please see www.psasadler.org for PSAS Events and The Parenting Calendar, a quarterly listing of parenting classes and support groups sponsored by many organizations in the central Puget Sound area.  Visitors are welcome to our free monthly First Friday Forums.  We also have a free library of books, CDs, and DVDs.   To learn more about PSAS or to add your name to our “friends” list for event notices, please call us at 206-527-2566, or email us at psas@att.net.     


Disciplina  Positiva Criando a Nuestros Hijos con Amor y Firmeza  (Clase en Español)

Una serie gratis de seis semanas para padres de familia y maestros quienes desean relaciones más cooperativas, respetuosas, y aliadas con niños y jóvenes. Patrocinado por el Puget Sound Adlerian Society y John Rogers Elementary PTA.   Presentado por Anita Morales, Entrenadora Certificada de Disciplina Positiva.

Marzo Jueves 14, Miércoles 20, 27,  Abril 3, 17, 24 2019. 6:00 – 8:15 p.m. John Rogers Elementary

Cuidado de niños disponible (espacio limitado)

Regístrese con tiempo, los cupos son limitados. Para información o registro llamar a Anita Morales al 206-409-2120,  e-mail ximeseattle@gmail.com  or go to:


Jueves       3/14-  Presentaciones/Nuestra cultura/Conceptos Adlerianos/Estilos de crianza/Auto-regulación.

Miércoles 3/20 –  Entendiendo el mal comportamiento/Amable y firme a la vez/Comunicación

Miércoles 3/27-  Estableciendo límites claros/Enfoque en Soluciones  

Miércoles 4/3-    Juntas familiares/Ánimar o alentar/Autocuidado

Miércoles 4/17-   Peleas entre hermanos/Adolescentes/Empoderar vs facilitar

Miércoles 4/24 – Pasos pequeños para el cambio/Más herramientas de DP/Juntándolo todo

Sugerencia para leer: Disciplina Positiva, por Jane Nelsen, Ed.D. (disponible en la clase)