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Aware Parenting in the United States of America

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The Aware Parenting Institute is an international organization 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 and from the Aware Parenting Institute.

The Aware Baby Helping Young Children Flourish Tears and Tantrums Raising Drug Free Kids Attachment play

The Aware Baby
(revised edition)

Helping Young Children Flourish

Tears and Tantrums

Raising Drug-Free Kids

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Workshops:

Aletha Solter's next workshops in the U.S. will be in Santa Barbara, California. Please click here for more information.

Aletha Solter lives near Santa Barbara, California, and has been leading workshops for parents and professionals since 1985 in the U.S. and 15 other countries. In the U.S., she has led workshops in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Virginia, and Washington. Please contact her if you wish to organize a workshop in your area. She also offers telephone, skype, and in-person consultations for parents.

 

Instructors:

The following people are certified Aware Parenting instructors in the U.S. Please contact them for information about Aware Parenting activities in their area.

red star The names with a red star indicate Level 2 instructors. These instructors are more experienced and have met additional requirements beyond the basic certification requirements. They are certified to offer workshops that meet the workshop requirement for people who wish to become certified.

CALIFORNIA
PIA BENVENUTTO
Alameda, CA 94501
(1 510) 214-2490
e-mail: piaebooks@gmail.com
CHERYCE GUTZMER
Soquel, CA 95073
(1 831) 728-5256
e-mail: gutzmerc@att.net
JEFFREY LEVINE
Culver City, CA 90232
e-mail: jeffrey@jeffreymarklevine.com
website: jeffreymarklevine.com
CAROL MARKS
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272 (near Los Angeles)
(1 424) 272-7108
e-mail: carolwmarks@gmail.com
HEIDRUN MATTHIES
Santa Cruz, CA 95061
(1 949) 228-1238
e-mail: hsmfun@yahoo.com
JULIE PERKINS
near San Diego, CA 92064
Cell phone: (1 760) 500-9929
e-mail: juliejperkins@hotmail.com
website: www.growing-families.com
red star HEATHER STEVENSON (Level 2 instructor)
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(1 805) 453-4570
e-mail: heather@openheartparenting.com
website: www.openheartparenting.com
DAWN YACKZAN
Davis, CA 95616
(1 530) 753-1972
e-mail: dayack@aol.com
IDAHO
MARIELLA HOGAN
Boise, ID 83712
(1 208) 284-5273
e-mail: dr.mariella.hogan@gmail.com
website: www.drmariellahogan.com
MASSACHUSETTS
red star SWANSEA BENHAM BLEICHER (Level 2 instructor)
near Northampton, MA 01012
(1 413) 519-7394
e-mail: swanseablue@gmail.com
NEW HAMPSHIRE
LIBBY deMARTELLY
near Keene, NH 03455
(1 603) 827-3918
e-mail: libde@myfairpoint.net
NORTH CAROLINA
ELIZA PARKER (lives in Texas but travels frequently to North Carolina)
Raleigh/Durham
(1 919) 469-0519
e-mail: eliza@consciousbaby.com
website: www.consciousbaby.com
TENNESSEE
ANGELA HILL
Knoxville
(1 865) 255-3834
e-mail: kinnectome@gmail.com
TEXAS
ELIZA PARKER
Austin
(1 919) 469-0519
e-mail: eliza@consciousbaby.com
website: www.consciousbaby.com
WASHINGTON
GEORGIA FAYE
Seattle
(1 206) 313-8522
e-mail: loverofmystery@gmail.com

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