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Facilitator: Dodie Bloomberg, MAEd, CPDLT

Dates and Times:
07/26/2023 - 07/27/2023
9:00 am - 5:00 pm PST

Location: Double Tree by Hilton Hotel
7450 Hazard Center Drive,
San Diego-Mission Valley, CA

Cost: $399 Early Registration, available until 06/30/2023. $450 Regular Registration.  Four (4) or more registering together take $50 off fee. Limit 30.

Facilitator Information: Dodie Blomberg, M.Ed, is passionate about helping people improve their lives through creating respectful relationships in their families, schools and communities. She taught 5th grade in Tempe, Arizona for 12 years and got a lot of Positive Discipline practice! She is a Lead Trainer for the Positive Discipline Association and an Adler Trained Coach. She has facilitated Positive Discipline Workshops and trainings on 3 continents and all over the US. She is most proud of her two children, Colton 27 and Cassidy 24. 

Workshop Description:  This two-day interactive workshop is designed for teachers, counselors, school staff and administrators who want an effective discipline approach that integrates social and emotional learning while reducing challenging student behaviors. Attendees will earn recognition as a Certified Positive Discipline Classroom Educator and will learn to: 

  1. Develop a large teaching toolbox of kind and firm discipline approaches. 
  2. Establish explicit classroom structures and procedures. 
  3. Create an equitable classroom community based on mutual respect. 
  4. Understand the motivation behind students' misbehavior and how to encourage positive change. 
  5. Facilitate effective class meetings teaching social skills and problem-solving. 
  6. Learn Positive Discipline/Adlerian Psychology for use in the classroom and school community. 

Contact: Dodie Blomberg,, 480-213-0341


Special needs/accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Dodie Blomberg,, in advance.

The Positive Discipline Association is pleased to provide the opportunity for educators to earn graduate-level university credit. Whether you attend one of our live workshops or participate in an online workshop, you may choose to earn 1 to 4 non-degree credits. These credits are for licensure renewal and salary step increases only. The cost of graduate-level credit is separate from the workshop registration fee. Click Here for more information.

Positive Discipline Association courses approved for Graduate-Level Semester Credits through University of the Pacific will appear on an Official Transcript with a letter grade.

CES: The Positive Discipline Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6723. 

This program is AMS CE approved!

Cancellation/Refund Policy: Workshop Registrations: A full refund (minus a $35 processing fee) will be given when the request for a refund is made up to 30 days prior to the first day of a workshop. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before a workshop. However, paid registrants can transfer to another workshop within one year at no additional cost. Refunds are not available after a transfer is made or if you do not provide advanced notice that you will not be attending the workshop. 

In the event of cancellation, participants will be notified by email.

Wednesday, July 26, 2023 - 09:00 to Thursday, July 27, 2023 - 17:00
United States

Online Learning

Positive Discipline offers online learning options for parents, teachers, and parent educators. Learn in the comfort of your own home and at your own pace. You have unlimited access to our online streaming programs, so you can watch and re-watch the videos as often as you like.