Being a “positive” parent may not be easy. Once one knows how s/he wants to parent, they want tools to make this happen. In this class parents will learn: • How to improve family communication, by doing what helps and not what hurts • How to hold a family meeting that teaches problem solving skills • Why a child behaves the way they do, and what to do and say to help solve a family problem • How to identify barriers to effective parenting. Required text: Positive Discipline by Jane Nelson. Book can be purchased from: Amazon.com. Introduction to Positive Parenting, Series I, required before taking this class.