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Interesting Links for Aware Parents
Aware Parenting on the Internet
A fun quiz game about the Aware Parenting books
YouTube video: Aware Parenting Workshops by Aletha Solter
YouTube video: Why Temper Tantrums are Good by Aletha Solter
Aware Parenting video series by Marion Rose
Podcast of an interview with Aletha Solter, Ph.D. April 2016 (50 minutes).
Youtube video of a TV interview with Aletha Solter, Ph.D. in Santa Barbara, California in June 2014 (50 minutes).
Youtube video: Introduction to Aware Parenting by Aletha Solter, Ph.D. (5 minutes). Posted July 26, 2013.
Audio interview with Aletha Solter about Attachment Play on The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour (60 minutes). March 13, 2013.
TV interview with Aletha Solter on non-punitive discipline (9 minutes, in English with Romanian subtitles). Aired on November 20, 2012, in Bucharest, Romania.
TV interview with Aletha Solter on tears and tantrums (9 minutes, in English with Romanian subtitles). Aired on November 27, 2012, in Bucharest, Romania.
TV interview with Aletha Solter on raising drug free kids (9 minutes, in English with Romanian subtitles). Aired on December 4, 2012, in Bucharest, Romania.
Aware Parenting YouTube Channel.
Aware Parenting Testimonial on YouTube.
Aware Parenting Institute Facebook Page.
Aletha Solter page at Wikipedia
Aletha Solter page at Amazon.com
Networking possibilities: There are several Aware Parenting discussion groups on Facebook. Please note that these groups are not sponsored or monitored by Aletha Solter, and we are not responsible for the content.
Continuing Education self-paced video course by Aletha Solter for psychologists, therapists, and social workers, offered by the Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences. The title is "How children heal from stress and trauma."
Some reviews of Aletha Solter's books.
Other sites of interest to Aware Parents
These sites have been carefully selected for their possible value to people interested in attachment-style parenting, non-punitive discipline, or the healing processes. Please note that this list is for informational purposes only, and does not imply endorsement by the Aware Parenting Institute. Furthermore, we do not "exchange links" with other sites. We list these sites whether they link to us or not. If you have a web site and would like to link to us, please feel free to do so, but please don't expect a reciprocal link from us.
Pregnancy and Birth
International Childbirth Education Association
Association for Pre- and Perinatal Psychology and Health (APPPAH)
Attachment Parenting/Importance of Touch
Aware Parenting Instructors: All of the instructors support attachment parenting.
Attachment Parenting International (API)
La Leche League International
The Liedloff Continuum Concept Network
The Origins of Peace and Violence
Foundation for Healthy Family Living
Holistic Moms Network
Alliance for Transforming the Lives of Children
Kangaroo Mother Care
Aware Parenting Instructors: All of the instructors teach a non-punitive approach to discipline.
Gordon Training International
End Corporal Punishment
Center for Effective Discipline
Center for Nonviolent Communication
The No Spanking Page
Patty Wipfler's Hand in Hand Parenting
Lawrence Cohen's Playful Parenting
Alfie's Kohn's Unconditional Parenting
Pam Leo's Connection Parenting
Naomi Aldort's Authentic Parenting
The following organizations offer support and information about the causes and cures for psychological problems. We do not include any sites that recommend the use of psychiatric medication. However, this list is for informational purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the Aware Parenting Institute. Before selecting a therapist for yourself or your child, it is wise to request references and credentials.
Somatic Experiencing (Peter Levine)
The EMDR Institute (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)
Internal Family Systems Therapy
Center for the Study of Empathic Therapy, Education, and Living
Violet Solomon Oaklander Foundation (Gestalt therapy with children)
Association for the Treatment and Training in the Attachment of Children (ATTACh)
Alice Miller's web site
The Janov Primal Center
The Primal Institute
The International Primal Association
The Primal Psychotherapy Page
Emerson Training Seminars
Association for Holotropic Breathwork International
Rebirthing Breathwork International
Re-evaluation Counseling (RC)
Co-Counselling International (CCI)
Education for children
Alternative Education Resource Organization
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
Growing Without Schooling
Thomas Armstrong's Web Site