The Nurtured Heart Approach

The Nurtured Heart Approach


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The approach is a world-acclaimed set of strategies, helping all children flourish. Join Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford as your hosts.

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Join our co-hosts, Catherine Stafford and Josh Kuersten in conversation with Melissa Lowenstein. Melissa is an author and editor who has collaborated on seven books with Howard Glasser. She is also a Nurtured Heart Advanced Trainer; a facilitator and grant writer for the AHA! (Attitude. Harmony. Achievement.) program for teens, which brings social-emotional learning to 3500 youth each year in southern California; a parent and stepparent; and has been, over the years, a yoga teacher, contemporary dancer and choreographer, visual artist, theater director and actor, and enthusiastic participant in personal growth groups and workshops. She lives in Santa Barbara, California with her partner, William Swan, her two school-aged children, and Will's teen son. She loves to read, write in her journal, watch great films, and spend time outdoors near bodies of water and very large trees. This podcast is suitable for all audiences as many of the thoughts and stories shared will offer transitional ideas for our listeners to breathe in.
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We are so excited to share the beginnings of the Nurtured Heart Approach with our very special guests: NHA creator, Howard Glasser and co-author of Transforming the Difficult Child, the Nurtured Heart Approach, Jennifer Easley.... more

Join our hosts, Catherine Stafford and guest host, Josh Kuersten for our December podcast. We are all aware that bullying is a hot topic across the nation. We encourage you to listen in to this very timely and important... more

Join Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford as they have a conversation with Julie Gelo and Sarah How. Julie is the legal mother to 16 children ranging in age from 8 to 47. She and her husband, Lynn, live in Washington state with the... more

Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford will be joined by guests, Gail Anderson and Laura Bailey for this episode of the Nurtured Heart Approach podcast. Gail has a Masters in Religion and Counseling; PhD in Educational Psychology... more

Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford welcome Veronica Coates and Dorene O'Brien to this broadcast. Veronica is an Advanced Trainer in the Nurtured Heart Approach who works in the educational system. She coordinates a school... more

Join Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford with guests, Nancy Kling, Dema Stout and Micki O'Brien as they share how NHA can make a difference in the lives of families and individuals who are impacted by Autism. Nancy Kling,... more

Join us on July 18th at 11am as Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford join our guests, Bud Weiss, LCSW and Nurtured Heart Approach Certified Advanced Trainer. He has over 50 years of experience with chidren and families. He was... more

Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford will be sharing the airwaves with Mamak Charepoo, a Nurtured Heart Approach(R) Advanced Trainer, co-founder of Enegergized Perspectives, a company that trains teachers, administrators, and... more

Our hosts, Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford welcome Karen Clayton, a Learning Supports Coordinator at the middle school level in Tucson AZ creating and implementing programs focused on stutdent success. Karen holds... more

Join our hosts, Howard Glasser and Catherine Stafford as they welcome our guests for April - Rhett Etherton and Howard Moody. Rhett is currently a program coordinator for Playworks, a non-profit bringing, safe inclusive and fun play to... more