Officially Licensed

Officially Licensed Positive Discipline Product
Dr. Jane Nelsen wrote the first Positive Discipline book in 1981 and has since authored and co-authored over 20 books on various topics for parents, teachers and other adults who work with children. Jane Nelsen and Lynn Lott have created several training programs utilizing the experiential training method. Most notably are the Certification Training for Parent Educators and Teachers (Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way and Positive Discipline in the Classroom).


As Positive Discipline has become more popular worldwide, Jane Nelsen and Lynn Lott have provided a system for licensing the intellectual property they have spent many years developing. For information on getting approval to use the Positive Discipline intellectual property, please email

Below are organizations, products, and online content that have been officially approved and licensed to use the Positive Discipline principles. Look for the Officially Licensed Product Seal that indicates the endorsement of Positive Discipline. 



The Positive Discipline Association is the official certifying organization for the Positive Discipline Core Workshops. The PDA is a non-profit membership organization for people who have been certified to facilitate Positive Discipline. There are many benefits of membership, including connection, support, facilitation resources, professional development, and much more!




Featured Online Classes


Join Dr. Jane Nelsen and her daughter, Mary Nelsen Tamborski in this Online Parenting Class. The six-week online course includes Positive Discipline video lessons that will teach you the most important, family-changing skills from the Positive Discipline books and live classes.






The Sproutable video-based online series is an Introduction to Positive Discipline for toddlers and preschoolers. Learn how to teach life skills, invite cooperation, build strong relationships and find the joy and humor in everyday moments.


Nous sommes parfois désemparés face à certains comportements de nos enfants et nous rêvons tous d'harmonie familiale. La Discipline Positive est une approche éducative de coopération (vivre, faire et penser ensemble) qui permet à l'adulte de poser une autorité juste dans un cadre à la fois ferme et bienveillant. Les ateliers officiels de Discipline Positive® en Ligne animés par Béatrice Sabaté et Edna Guccia.



Filosofia Positiva são pioneiros em trazer certificações em Disciplina Positiva (de Jane Nelsen) e Consultoria em Encorajamento (de Lynn Lott) para o Brasil e Portugal. Aprenda com os autores desses programas internacionais.


Sanyou Growth, located in Shenzhen, China is an industry-leading educational institution with international vision and rich experience in local operations.






Disciplina positiva: construyendo relaciones más humanas con la niñez

Este curso virtual te permite renovar la mirada frente a la crianza y la educación a través del aprendizaje de los principios y herramientas de la Disciplina Positiva.







More Online Classes

Video-curso ‘Educa con Disciplina Positiva’

¡Basta de gritos o chantajes! Descubre cómo la Disciplina Positiva hará que tus hijos te escuchen sin que tengas que perder la voz, amenazar o sermonear

Montessori at Home with Ashley Yeh. Would you like to create more joy, cooperation, harmony, shared responsibility, mutual respect, and love at home with your child(ren)? Positive Discipline Parenting is the way to achieve it!

Navigating the Teen Years: Your path to raising kids who are respectful, responsible and resilient! With Eva Dwight

Heartful Parenting Academy is a transformational membership for parents who strive to be thoughtful, intentional, and heartful as they parent, but want the support of a trained parenting professional to guide and support them on their way.


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.