About Dr. Neufeld
Gordon Neufeld is a Vancouver-based clinical and developmental
psychologist who has been working with children and those responsible
for them for over 35 years. A former professor of developmental
psychology and parent-child relations at the University of British
Columbia, his best-selling book Hold On to Your Kids has been
praised by parents, educators and mental health professionals worldwide.
It won the 2006 National Parenting Publications Gold award and is now
published in 8 languages.
About Transformative Parenting
Parenting is a Marin and Sonoma-based Parent Consulting & Education
practice whose work is influenced greatly by Dr. Neufeld's
developmental-attachment paradigm. They offer personal consultations,
workshops, and courses all designed to help parents gain the insight and
support they need to parent with confidence and handle learning and
Sarner MA MFT, Director of Transformative Parenting, is a
Neufeld-Certified Presenter and Parent Educator and is a former Faculty
Member of the Neufeld Institute. He was personally invited by Dr.
Neufeld to be one of the first participants in his professional training
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What People Are Saying:
"Neufeld's approach has the power to change, if not save, the lives of our children." - National Post
"The thoughts and perspectives presented are informative
- even inspirational - for those who choose to dedicate their lives and
energy to students." -Bulletin of the National Association of Secondary School Principals
"A brilliant book, one to be taken seriously, very seriously." - Dr. Peter Levine, psychologist and author of Waking the Tiger
new ideas and fresh perspectives on parenting...a worthy book with practical implications for mom and
dad." - Dr. Mary Pipher, author of Reving Ophelia and The Shelter of Each Other
important book boldly states the problem and maps out plans for its
solution. Let us take its suggestions seriously now so that together we
can improve the future for our children and their children as well." - Dr. Daniel Siegel, Psychiatrist and author of The Developing Mind and Parenting From the Inside Out