Parenting 101: Parenting Made Simple

What Every Parent Wishes They Knew Sooner

Have you ever wished your child came with an instruction manual?

What you’ll learn

  • Grasp the two fundamental, inescapable tasks of parenting–and, yes, they are opposite skill sets, making it the “hardest job in the world.”..
  • Learn how to build a strong emotional bond with your children in 15 minutes or less each day..
  • Discover the simplest way to manage challenging behavior with 3-12 year olds..
  • Enjoy parenting your teen by learning how to redefine the parenting relationship in ways that prepare them to be successful adults.

Course Content

  • Introduction to the Course –> 3 lectures • 15min.
  • Introduction to Parenting –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Parenting Explained for Harry Potter Fans –> 1 lecture • 55min.
  • The Two Parenting Relationships: Business and Personal –> 1 lecture • 3min.
  • Parenting to Protect vs. Parenting to Prepare –> 1 lecture • 14min.
  • Diverse Family Forms –> 1 lecture • 23min.
  • Final Thoughts –> 1 lecture • 4min.

Parenting 101: Parenting Made Simple


Have you ever wished your child came with an instruction manual?

Confused with all of the contradictory information and advice on parenting?

The truth is that there are some fundamental parenting principles that every parent should know that are grounded in research and science.

These principles are essential to raising happy, healthy children, especially in today’s complex world.

In this course, Dr. Diane Gehart, an award-winning author with 30 years of experience as a family therapist, explains the essential parenting principles every parent needs to make great parenting decisions from birth through young adulthood.

Using down-to-earth explanations and a good dose of humor, Dr. Gehart illuminates the two foundational tasks of parenting and shares professional strategies that actually work!

By the end of this course, you will be able to navigate the world’s most difficult job with confidence and finesse.

In this course, you receive:

  • Over 2 hours of video instruction that provides a comprehensive and practical approach to parenting
  • A clear description of the two fundamental tasks of parenting and the inherent challenges of effectively doing both simultaneously
  • Step-by-step guidance with troubleshooting for the easiest method for managing behavior for children from 3-12
  • Real-world strategies for parenting adolescents in a way that strengthens the relationship
  • Learn how to maintain the 20:1 ratio of positive interactions to build and maintain a positive connection with your child from childhood, through adolescence, and into adulthood
  • Understand the best approach for handling common parenting concerns, such as divorce, blended families, same-sex parents, and intergenerational cultural dynamics
  • Gain the confidence and peace of mind that comes from having a clear parenting strategy–that actually works!
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