Active Parenting for Stepfamilies
Leader Training Workshop

This Leader Training Workshop teaches you how to lead the much-needed Active Parenting for Stepfamilies video and discussion program. You’ll learn tips and techniques for leading parenting education courses in general, plus you’ll gain an understanding of the contents and principles of the program. This comprehensive workshop will teach you:

  • How to guide frustrated parents and stepparents to greater self-confidence
  • Concrete skills to build courage and self-esteem in children
  • How the “method of choice” can prevent power struggles
  • How different styles of parenting affect how a child reacts
  • How to set realistic expectations for the new family
  • How mutual respect can help parents avoid arguments with their children
  • The role of the stepparent
  • Ways to deal with differences in values and traditions
  • Powerful communication and negotiation skills to strengthen marriage and family
  • How to celebrate stepfamily successes


Note: Most webinars begin at 9:00 Central US time. Please login 15 minutes early.

  • 9:00am – 11:00am
    Session I – Stepfamily Living: A Different Challenge (model teaching)
  • 11:00am
  • 11:15am – 11:45am
    Session II – Finding Your Way: Stepfamily Communication and Problem-Solving
  • 11:45am – 12:30pm
    Session III – A Tale of Two Histories: Turning Differences into Opportunities
  • 12:30pm – 1:30pm
    Lunch on your own
  • 1:30pm – 2:15pm
    Session III continued
  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm
    Session IV – The Challenge of Discipline
  • 3:15pm
  • 3:30pm – 3:50pm
    Program Implementation
  • 3:50pm – 4:30pm
    Session V – From Anger and Power Struggles to Courage and Self-Esteem; and Session VI: Celebrating Stepfamily Successes (overview)
  • 4:30pm – 4:45pm
    Closing & Evaluations

One-Day Workshop – Active Parenting for Stepfamilies

Fee for the one-day workshop is $178. This includes a Leader’s Guide, a Parent’s Guide, a Parent’s Workbook, a certification packet, seven hours of instruction, and 7 CE hours from NBCC (if needed). Bonus! Take 15% off the price of an Active Parenting for Stepfamilies program kit when ordered at the same time as your registration.

Special offer: Register 3, get the 4th free!

Register 3, Get the 4th FREE!