Welcome to Professional Parenting

Professional Parenting is non-punitive, relationship parenting; not paid in currency, but in kisses from your toddler, hugs from your preschooler, kind words from your young child, conversations from your teenager and fun with your emerging adult.

Happy KidsJudy Arnall

Judy Arnall is Canada's leading expert on normal child and brain development and non-punitive parenting and education practices.

Global Parenting Speaker Judy Arnall City TV Speaker Judy ArnallCTV Alberta Prime Time Speaker Judy Arnall

Judy Arnall is a regular parenting expert on CTV's Alberta Prime Time, Global TV, and City BT-TV

Get expert help to move your important family relationships from good to excellent, through webinars, keynotes, workshops, dinner seminars, articles, books, videos, train-the-trainer courses, Lunch'n'Learns and private consulting.

NEW! The Science of Screen Time: How technology affects childhood brain architecture

Evidence-based recommendations from the idealist, but common-sense advice from the realist!

Monday May 1, 2017, 11 am EST 1 pm MST, Live Webinar and recording will be available. $11 donation to charity. Session now full! New date below:

Tuesday June 6, 2017, 8 pm EST 6 pm MST, Live Webinar and recording will be available. $11 donation to charity. Reserve your seat now!

Monday June 26, 2017, 8 pm EST 6 pm MST, Live Webinar and recording will be available. $11 donation to charity. Reserve your seat now!

Science of Screen Time

Do parent's screen time habits affect children's behaviour? http://alberta.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1144995&binId=1.2002999&playlistPageNum=1

June 2017 TV Advice

Is parental screen time affecting kids' behaviour?

Fidget spinners necessary?/Nurturing a sense of humour.

April 2017 TV Advice

How to talk to kids about marijuana.

Snack shaming/family volunteering.

March 2017 TV Advice

Lessening Parent Guilt over Accidents.

Teaching preschoolers to read/How to manage toy clutter.

Feb 2017 TV Advice

Do bully programs work in schools? Should schools rate parents?

How much screen time is damaging?

Jan 2017 TV Advice

Arguing in front of the children - yes or no?

Are your children introverted or extraverted?/ How to comfort children.

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Judy is now certified in the Brain Core Story Course

Brain Core Story Certification

Upcoming Parenting PD (Professional Development)

New 4 Week Live Online Course!

Parenting the Three Pound Computer: A neurobiological informed course on raising babies to teens

Child development 101

This class compiles information from multiple sources and is presented by Professional Parenting. Instructors are Brain Core Story Certified.

Mondays 7-8 pm MST, 9-10 pm EST, July 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2017

$120.00 plus GST. Investment includes a textbook mailed out and session recordings.

The following concepts will be covered:

New 6 Week Summer Calgary Parenting Course!

Parenting Today's Child - 6 Week Summer Session Course in Calgary

For parents of all children ages 1-20 years

Happy Family

This course has neurobiological informed content based on parenting recommendations from Alberta Health Services, Canadian Pediatric Society, and P.E.T. Parent Effectiveness Training. It focuses on non-punitive, respectful, relationship-building parenting.

Provided by Professional Parenting Canada. Instructor is Judy Arnall, BA, Certified Canadian Family Life Educator, Certified in the Brain Story course, and parent of 5 kids.

Wednesdays July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 2, and 9th, 2017. 6-8 PM

Calgary Coop Community Room,8818 Macleod Trail S.W. Calgary. (Yes, it is upstairs in the grocery store!)

$219.00 sale! Includes 2 printed textbooks and a pdf workbook package. No charge for 1 extra parenting partner to attend.

Certificates available if 4 out of 6 sessions attended.

Please Register below

"Thank you again for the great class. I learned a lot and feel excited and empowered again. We all need a little boost once in a while to help us continue to be great parents!" Muriel, Online participant

Parenting Today's Child Course Printable Description

Parenting the digital generation can be challenging and exciting. In this course, we will explore best parenting practices of raising today's child:

Week One: Parenting Styles, Temperament Traits, Picky Eating, Oral Health, Parent Self-Care

Week Two: Developmental Milestones and Stages, Attachment Theory, Separation Anxiety, Sleep Challenges, Toilet Training

Week Three: Brain Development, Stress, Play, Healthy Self-esteem, Communication, Safety

Week Four: Feelings, Temper Tantrums, Anger Management, Behaviour and Guidance

Week Five: Multiple Intelligences, Homework, Chores, Digital Citizenship

Week Six: Peer Pressure, Bullying, Talking to Kids about Sex and Drugs, Preparation for Adulthood

Happy KidsJudy Arnall

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Parent Link Provincial Conference Keynote handout "It Takes a Village to Cherish a Parent, to Nurture a Child"

Yukon Child Care Conference Keynote handout "Play Is the Key to University"

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