Aware Parenting in South Africa


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The Aware Parenting Institute is an international organisation founded by Aletha Solter, Ph.D. (a Swiss/American developmental psychologist). The Aware Parenting approach is described in her five books, which are available from most online booksellers.


The Aware Baby
Cooperative and Connected
Tears and Tantrums
Raising Drug Free Kids
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In South Africa these books are available from

Aletha Solter lead workshops in South Africa during May 2007 (in Cape Town, Durban, and Johannesburg). She was also a guest on the TV talk show, Great Expectations, on May 28, 2007.


The following people are certified Aware Parenting instructors in South Africa. Please contact them for information about Aware Parenting activities in their area.

Cape Town
Natural Childbirth Centre
Pietermaritzburg, Kwazulunatal
(27 65) 206.98.81

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