Parenting Speaker, Nancy Samalin, M.S., is a pioneer in the field of parent education. She is one of the leading keynote speakers on parenting issues in the US, Canada & abroad, known for her practical, concrete advice combined with a highly entertaining delivery.
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She is the founder and director of PARENT GUIDANCE WORKSHOPS, located in New York City, and has been conducting parenting education workshops for parents of toddlers through teens through several decades.

She is a highly-acclaimed author of four best-selling parenting books and frequent guest on national TV & radio. national media

To register for a parenting workshop or one-on-one session with Nancy, email at or call 212.787.8883. You may also register for workshops via paypal.

"When you say no, if even a tiny little bit of you means 'well, maybe', kids are like bloodhounds. They'll sniff it out and wear you down. I call that the 'sandpaper technique'".
Nancy Samalin

Parenting Workshops:
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Do you find yourself saying things like . . .

I was the perfect parent until my children were born.
I never knew I had a temper until I had kids.
I feel like my kids don't appreciate me.
How do I stop bribing my kids?

If this sounds familiar, Nancy's workshops are the answer.

5 sessions beginning  Wednesday, Jan 21:
The Brick
Church School
For parents of young children

half-day Saturday workshop:
   Feb 21, 2015
- parents of 3-10 year olds

Register early as classes fill quickly.

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Samalin is a best-selling
parenting author!

parenting books

LOVING YOUR CHILD IS NOT ENOUGH: Positive Discipline that Works


LOVING EACH ONE BEST: A Caring and Practical Approach to
Raising Siblings

LOVING WITHOUT SPOILING: And 100 Other Timeless Tips for Raising Terrific Kids

Nancy's books, which have been translated into many languages, are available in paperback, Kindle and NOOK and can be purchased at and other retailers.

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Parenting speaker
Nancy Samalin

new workshopNancy will be the keynote speaker for the ECDC luncheon at the Colony Club, NYC on February 11. Tickets still available.

today show with matt lauerThe Today Show with Matt Lauer
Is your kid a spoiled brat

cbs news featureHow to Create a Spoiled Brat: 9 Parenting No-Nos

10 Mommy No-Nos that Fuel Sibling Rivalry

See what Common Ground - a coalition of Bay Area schools says about Nancy as a speaker.

Nancy's Bio
TV Appearances, Publications & Journals

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