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[TEACH through Love] February 2010 Newsletter
February 18, 2010
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February 18, 2010
Volume II Issue 1

"In order to develop normally, a child requires
one or more adults who have an irrational,
emotional relationship with the child.
Somebodyís got to be crazy about that kid.
Thatís number one. First, last, and always."

~Urie Bronfenbrenner

(developmental psychologist & co-founder of Head Start)

Urie & Kids



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Now you can get real advice AND contribute to helping others by sharing your parenting struggles. Help me to help others by asking your toughest questions about non-punitive discipline!

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Workshops & Seminars

Building a Better Tomorrow

I will be speaking at the 61st Annual Convention for the California Council of Parent Participation Nursery Schools (CCPPNS) - say that ten times fast! I will be sharing the message of unconditional love in TWO breakout workshop sessions at the convention in Los Angeles, March 12 & 13.


March 12 @11:30am - Raise Your EQ! Developing Emotional Intelligence Through Empathy to Deepen Your Connection With Your Kids! (Workshop 1E)

March 13 @3:15pm - Stop Yelling, Arguing and Handing Out Consequences That Donít Work! Learn How to Set Limits the Non-Punitive Way! (Workshop 6E)

Keynote Speakers

Click to find out more or to Register!

Online Education

8 KEYS to Understanding
Your Child's Behavior

This eight-lesson online parenting course will dramatically change the way you view parenting and the way you relate to your children FOREVER!

This will be offered F*R*E*E to newsletter subscribers for a LIMITED TIME ONLY. Don't miss out on this opportunity to journey toward finding peace and cooperation in your home!

The Parenting Course Includes:

    Eight lessons, delivered to your inbox over the course of two weeks. The time between lessons allows you to digest the information and an opportunity to implement the new paradigm perspective.
Each lesson features:
  • A comprehensive description of each KEY to understanding your child, based on the TEACH through Loveô Parenting Model.

  • Effective, practical parenting tools to start using right away to build connection and strengthen your relationship.

  • Sample language to enhance your communication skills and ability to identify feelings and needs.

  • Tips for stress regulation and incorporating daily mindful activities for the whole family.
  • Suggestions for further reading and resource links.



I have secured a webinar service and will begin hosting free and paid tele-seminars and online parenting classes which you will be able to participate in from the comfort of your own home. Schedule to be released soon!

Want to have Lori speak at your event or school?

E-mail Now! to find out more about seminars or private coaching.

Bookstore Up and Running

Visit the new Online Parenting Store for personally selected book and product recommendations.

Beyond Discipline: From Compliance to Community

For educators looking for alternatives to traditional behavior management, this 10th anniversary edition of the classic manual is packed with stories from real classrooms and shows how students will thrive in environments that have moved beyond discipline and toward collaborative problem-solving.

Waking the Tiger : Healing Trauma : The Innate Capacity to Transform Overwhelming Experiences

Through a series of exercises you will tune into your body with awareness and recognize the sensations that accompany stress and trauma. Learn to heal the scars of psychological trauma.

Trauma Through a Child's Eyes: Awakening the Ordinary Miracle of Healing

Read this book if you want to truly understand what trauma is and how it feels to a child. It is only through the healing of our own past, that we can cease endangering the emotional well-being of our children and remove the barriers left behind from old paradigms.

1. Conscious Parenting Advice - Ask Lori!

2. Elicit More Cooperation from your Kids

3. The Shift Away from Traditional Parenting - Part I

4. Punishment & Praise: Natural Consequences or Unintended Harm?

5. The Damaging Effects of Emotional Abuse

  • The TEACH tool is a step-by-step process of conflict resolution. Forget yelling, threatening, begging or bargaining - start connecting with your kids.
  • Learn to identify your child's needs? Download and Share the - NEEDS LIST
  • There is so much going on lately - classes, products, workshops and online community building. Thank you for sharing your experiences and for building awareness of the NEW PARENTING PARADIGM!

    Wishing you a fantastic adventure wherever you may be!

    Warm regards,

    Lori Petro | TEACH through Love
    Transforming the Emotional Abuse of Children
    Los Angeles, CA 90065 | Direct: (323)793-0852

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