Links to other great sites


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Aware Parenting

Aletha Solter, PhD, is a developmental psychologist, international speaker, consultant, and founder of the Aware Parenting Institute. She has four published parenting books, and is recognized internationally as an expert on attachment, trauma, and non-punitive discipline.
Website: www.awareparenting.com

Attachment Parenting International (API)

The mission of Attachment Parenting International (API) is to promote parenting practices that create strong, healthy emotional bonds between children and their parents. We believe these practices nurture and fulfill a child's need for trust, empathy, and affection, providing a lifelong foundation for healthy, enduring relationships.
Website: www.attachmentparenting.org

Nature Play NZ

We are dedicated to engaging children and educators with the beauty of the natural world. We aspire to provide children with opportunities to learn through nature, so they may feel a connectedness and become more attuned to the natural cycles of the earth. Parents to 3 young children, they live an inspiring life close to and in harmony with nature. They endeavor to raise eco-literate children who live fulfilling, joyful, and peaceful lives.
They bring lifetimes of knowledge to educators working with children and nature.
Website: www.natureplaynz.co.nz

CPS

For most children, New Zealand is a wonderful place to grow up in. Some are not so lucky. Childhood trauma, abuse, and neglect are a fact of life (and sometimes death) for too many of our young people.
Website: www.cps.org.nz

Natural Child

Aletha Solter, PhD, is a developmental psychologist, international speaker, consultant, and founder of the Aware Parenting Institute. She has four published parenting books, and is recognized internationally as an expert on attachment, trauma, and non-punitive discipline.
Website: www.naturalchild.com

Beyond Consequences

If you’ve done logic, consequences, behavior modification, yelling, isolation, and more, all to find out that it didn’t work, or even made things worse, you know what it is like to find yourself beyond your window of tolerance. This parenting training can change all of that..
Website: www.beyondconsequences.com

Hand in Hand - Parenting by Connection

Hand in Hand brings parents skills and support that nurture the parent-child connection, and foster sound judgment and close family ties. This website is jam packed with fantastic articles, video clips, a member's zone and they also have a very active yahoo discussion group that you can link to through their site.
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Pre and Perinatal Psychotherapy

Amethyst Resource for Human Development are based in Dublin, Ireland.  Genevieve attended a six month intensive Energy Healing and Counselling course with them in 1993. Read about some of their amazing work in healing pre and perinatal trauma.
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Child Trauma Academy

Read about the work of Dr Bruce Perry M.D. PhD, author of "The Boy who was Raised as a Dog" The mission of the Academy is to help improve the lives of traumatized and maltreated children.
Website: www.childtrauma.org

Byronchild Magazine

byronchild magazine supports and gives voice to the powerful movement towards conscious parenting and conscious living. “Children are by nature social beings, born with the drive to love and be loved, to learn about their world through spontaneous play, exploration, and participation/ inclusion in the activities of their elders, to cooperate with others, and to contribute to their world.”
Website: www.byronchild.com

CPS

For most children, New Zealand is a wonderful place to grow up in. Some are not so lucky. Childhood trauma, abuse, and neglect are a fact of life (and sometimes death) for too many of our young people.
Website: www.cps.org.nz

Essential Parenting Blog

Essential Parenting is a practice-oriented parent education program that optimizes the developmental potential of both children and their parents. Based on a variety of teachings including Daniel Siegel’s (read review on his Parenting from the Inside Out book) Interpersonal Neurobiology, Ken Wilber’s Integral Theory, and the Diamond Approach created by Hameed Ali, Essential Parenting help you align with your children as they are in the present moment.
Website: www.essentialparenting.com