Honoured to be invited to speak at Ignite SJ

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Alison was honoured to be invited to speak at Ignite SJ: Enlighten us. But make it quick, Winter 2015. Along with six other speakers who each had five minutes and 20 slides during which to share their ideas, Alison explains how, “We Can Change the World in One Generation.” Thank you to organizers for the opportunity and to Hemmings House … Read More

Alison SmithHonoured to be invited to speak at Ignite SJ

Make sure to get your AMAZEatorium tickets! I look forward to seeing you.

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Touchstone Academy and a variety of other sponsors is bring this great event to Saint John on Saturday, April 25th.  Make sure to drop by my booth at the learning fair.  I look forward to meeting you! The AMAZEatorium offers kids of all ages the world as their construction kit! Everything from dry ice, to live animals, musical performances, dance, … Read More

Alison SmithMake sure to get your AMAZEatorium tickets! I look forward to seeing you.

Available Now! Alison Smith’s Gentle Parenting Manifesto eBook

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Gentle Parenting Manifesto eBook by Alison Smith

Read about Alison’s Gentle Parenting philosophy that she developed out of a need to find a different way to parent.   Although the term is not hers, the way she has pieced together others’ ideas and research is unique. Deep in Alison’s soul, she knew that children deserve as much respect as is afforded to adults, and not until she became a parent did a need for an even greater … Read More

Alison SmithAvailable Now! Alison Smith’s Gentle Parenting Manifesto eBook

Upcoming Workshop: Toddlers & Preschoolers: Practical Strategies Using Gentle Discipline

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This workshop is being offered to parents and other care-givers based on the principles of Gentle Discipline. Strategies presented will be non-punitive and will support respectful limit-setting. Participants will discuss concrete examples and real-life scenarios such as hitting, sharing, separation, “back-talk”, whining and tantrums. Limited background theory will be provided, so it is recommended that participants be familiar with the … Read More

Alison SmithUpcoming Workshop: Toddlers & Preschoolers: Practical Strategies Using Gentle Discipline