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How to get kids to listen while keeping your cool (no more whining and yelling!)

Getting Kids to Listen While Staying Calm

I’ve got some very good news to share today.  Parenting guru, Today Show expert, and MPMK favorite Amy McCready is once again offering up

UPDATE: New Date FREE Positive Parenting Webinar to MPMK readers next Monday, September 29th at both 10am PST/1pm EST and 6pm PST/9 pm EST.

I’m such a fan of Amy that I try to host these free training sessions about every 3 months.  But with the baby prep, I haven’t hosted one since October and I’m not sure when I’ll have an opportunity post-baby – so be sure to RSVP and grab your spot today. You guys have loved this particular webinar, GET KIDS TO LISTEN WITHOUT NAGGING, REMINDING OR YELLING, which we’ve offered as an affiliate with Amy several times in the past (like sold out all 1,000 spots loved!).

And with good reason. Even after participating in the free webinar multiple times, I still find myself learning a lot from Amy. In fact, I’ve had more than one parenting light bulb moment during a session. Here’s a little more info. on the course in case you’ve missed it the first couple of times around:

How to get kids to listen while keeping your cool (no more whining and yelling!)



Why is it so difficult sometimes to get kids to listen? You know she heard you, but she ignores you. You ask again and still . . . no response. If you’re a regular around here, you know I’m a big proponent of positive parenting. In fact, I often recommend posts and books on the topic.

I have to admit, though, despite how much I believe in these writings – I barely have time to read them myself.

Life is usually just too busy to allow for a few hours of reading to brush up on my parenting skills. Which is why I’m so excited to partner with Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and TODAY Show contributor, to offer these free webinars.

But I heard from a lot of you that you either weren’t able to make the time or the class filled up before you got a spot. So I’m excited to announce that we’re offering not one but TWO FREE POSITIVE PARENTING WEBINARS next week,

next Monday, September 29th at both 10am PST/1pm EST and 6pm PST/9 pm EST.

It’s an excellent opportunity to fit a little positive parenting training into your busy schedule. You’ll learn easy to implement strategies to correct misbehavior and reclaim the calm voice you had before kids (remember that?!).

You’ll also discover proven tools for your most frustrating discipline dilemmas including the 5 R’s of Fair & Effective Consequences.

All you need is your computer (no webcam required). You’ll see and hear Amy on your screen and you can even ask questions and she’ll make them part of the presentation. Parents RAVE about this session and here’s another fun bonus – I’ll be there too so you’ll get a chance to interact with the woman behind the curtain.

Webinar seating will be limited so RSVP today – then kick back and learn from the comfort of your home. I’m really looking forward to chatting and refreshing my skills with all of you.

About Amy McCready

Parenting expert Amy McCready is the Founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and a “recovering yeller.” She is a champion of positive parenting techniques for happier families and well-behaved kids. Amy reaches a worldwide audience with her Positive Parenting Solutions Online course and is a frequent guest on the TODAY Show and has also appeared on Rachael Ray, CNN, Fox & Friends, MSNBC, and elsewhere. In her most important role, she is mom to two teenage boys.

*disclosure: Please note that I am both an affiliate for, and a user of, Amy’s Positive Parenting Solutions courses.  I love them, which is why I’m sharing about them here with you.



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