The Art of Facilitating Positive Discipline

Online via Zoom
May 30, 31 & June 3, 4, 5 2024
9:30 AM – 12 PM PT | 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM ET
$375 ($325 early bird rate until April 30th)

This workshop is facilitated in English.

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Course details

The Art of Facilitating Positive Discipline (developed by Jane Nelsen and Nadine Gaudin) is an experiential workshop that offers participants a deeper understanding of facilitation skills, personal growth, and fun!

This workshop is meant to show you how you can increase your awareness of the impact your facilitation makes on the people showing up to your classes, how to model the principles of Positive Discipline, and so much more.


IMPORTANT NOTE: In order to attend the Art of Facilitating a Workshop, you must have completed one of the Positive Discipline Association workshops: Teaching Parent the Positive Discipline Way (TP), Positive Discipline in the Classroom (PDC) or Positive Discipline for Early Childhood Educators (ECE).


Participants will

  1. Experience modeling through leadership
  2. Practice facilitation skills to support total group participation and engagement, and encourage group cohesiveness.
  3. Understand how to use PD with colleagues (for co-facilitation and cooperation as a group).
  4. Grow self-encouragement and deepen Adlerian understanding.

Examples of Activities

  • Enhance a Growth Mindset

  • Accepting Differences

  • Warm ups and closing activities

  • Creating a Safe Space

  • Disagreeing with Grace

  • Walk Your Talk

  • Don’t be an Expert

  • Interrupting

  • Cooperation vs Competition


$375.00 regular registration ($325 early bird rate until April 30th)

Limit: 30 participants. If you need financial assistance, contact us at [email protected].


Casey O’Roarty, M.Ed

Casey O’Roarty, Med, is a facilitator of personal growth and development. Her work encourages parents to discover the purpose of their journey, while also providing them with tools and a shift of mindset that allows them to deepen their relationships with themselves and their families.

As a Positive Discipline Trainer since 2007 and certified coach, Casey has led countless groups through workshops and classes that have left them feeling empowered and excited about parenting.

She also offers an engaging podcast, Joyful Courage – which has been downloaded over a million times – live and online classes, and individual coaching. 


Her first book, Joyful Courage: Calming the Drama and Taking Control of YOUR Parenting Journey launched May 20th, 2019. Casey lives in the Pacific Northwest with greatest teachers – her husband, and two teenage kids.