Active Parenting Online Class: First Session Free!

Learn the skills needed to end power struggles and get your kids to cooperate! 

It's the full-time job that we don't get paid for: raising children. But being a great parent doesn't have to be a stressful part of your life anymore. With Dr. Michael H. Popkin's respected parenting class and popular parenting books, you will learn the tools you need to become a successful parent.

For the first time, Active Parenting is offering the first session of the Active Parenting 4th Edition Online Class for free! In this introductory lesson, you will learn the styles of parenting, the types of character traits that help children thrive, the power of choice, tips to an effective family meeting, and other skills that will lead to improvement in your child's behavior! With access to the first session of the online course, you will also receive the first chapter for our award winning Parent's Guide and workbook - FREE!

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The Active Parenting course gives you an alternate style of parenting. It gives you a lot of solutions to the daily battles most parents have. You learn choices not only for the children, but for the parents as well.
— Michele Lacey - Lake Placid, NY

This class provides vital information for parents of children ages 5 to 12. Covers ways to discipline without violence; skills to build open communication; how to prevent risky behavior; and more.

The Active Parenting Online Class offers six chapters of in depth parenting skills and information that include:

Chapter 1 - The Active Parent
Chapter 2 - Cooperation & Communication
Chapter 3 - Responsibility & Discipline
Chapter 4 - Building Courage & Self-Esteem
Chapter 5 - Understanding and Redirecting Misbehavior
Chapter 6 - Active Parenting for School Success

The Parent's Guide (219 pp.) provides in-depth exploration of all parts of the Active Parenting methods. You can share the Guide with other adults in the family, and will refer to it before, during, and long after you've taken an Active Parenting Course. It is filled with illustrations and memorable photos from the Active Parenting video. To enroll in the online course, follow the link below.