PDF Documents for Download
Dr. Laura Markham offers tips on parenting and discipline.
Hand in Hand Parenting
The mission of Hand in Hand Parenting is to support parents and provide them with the insights and skills they need to listen to and connect with their children in a way that allows each child to thrive. Self-guided and instructor-supported online parenting classes, parenting tips, and an online support forum.
Positive Discipline Blog
Jane Nelson, the creator of the Positive Discipline approach to raising children, maintains this blog with articles on a range of parenting topics, all treated with a positive discipline approach.
Rudolf Dreikurs Social Discipline Model – PREZI
Easy to navigate online presentation about the social discipline model, which is one of the foundations of Positive Discipline.
Love and Logic
Love and Logic® provides simple solutions, tips practical techniques to help adults with kids of all ages raise responsible kids, have more fun in their role, and strengthen the relationship with the kids in their life. The website includes tips, advice and products that have been trusted for over 35 years. This link will take you directly to a set of free articles and handouts related to Love and Logic.
National Parent Helpline
Being a parent is a critically important job, 24 hours a day. It’s not always easy. Call the National Parent Helpline® to get emotional support from a trained Advocate and become empowered and a stronger parent.
Help and Hope
Run by the Texas Department of State Health Services, this website offers support to parents through tip sheets, links to resources, and information on identifying child abuse and neglect.
Escape Family Services: Learn To Parent
ESCAPE’s mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect before a child is hurt by providing intervention, education, and support programs to families in crisis. Learntoparent.org lists has resources related to parenting and local parenting classes in the Houston area.
Depelchin Parenting Education
DePelchin Children’s Center is the leading center in Texas for children’s well-being, with a focus on a mental health, foster care and adoption services. A range of parenting classes are offered, and information is available on the website.
Family Services of Greater Houston
The mission of Family Services of Greater Houston is to provide individuals and families with the counseling and guidance they need to strengthen themselves and their relationships. Family Services offers Parenting classes, including court-mandated divorcing parent classes, and family counseling services.