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!




Online 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.



Les ateliers officiels de Discipline Positive® en Ligne animés par Béatrice Sabaté et Edna Guccia.




Disciplina Positiva Brasil
A Disciplina Positiva Brasil busca ser o principal propagador dos princípios da Disciplina Positiva no Brasil através de cursos presenciais e online. Usando nossos contatos direto da fonte nos Estados Unidos, procuramos difundir conhecimentos atualizados, informações precisas, e traduções coerentes.

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