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API WEEKS Principle 7 Practice Positive Discipline

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My guest this Monday night is,Molly Henry is a Certified Positive Discipline Lead Trainer. She is the Human Growth & Development and Parent Program Coordinator at Abintra Montessori School in Nashville, TN. She has led Positive Discipline classes and faculty training programs since 2001. Molly earned a degree in Psychology with Secondary Education from Vanderbilt University. She is a Planned Parenthood trained Sexuality/Human Growth and Development educator and co-developer of a parenting curriculum entitled "The Birds and the Bees the Positive Discipline Way." The mother of two, Molly has a deep passion for parenting and is a member of the Attachment Parenting International Resource Advisory Council. Molly is also trained in Montessori early childhood education.

Positive discipline helps a child develop a conscience guided by his own internal discipline and compassion for others. Discipline that is empathetic, loving, and respectful strengthens the connection between parent and child.