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The Nurturing Parenting Programs® are published by Family Development Resources, Inc. (FDR)  has been promoting non-violent parenting practices since 1983.

The author of the Nurturing Parenting Programs® and President of Family Development Resources, Inc. is Stephen J. Bavolek, Ph.D. Dr. Bavolek is also the Executive Director of the Family Nurturing Centers, International. With over 100 Trainers/Consultants worldwide, FDR has has sold over 1 million copies of their English and Spanish Parent Handbooks.

Families from all over the world (including the US, England, Australia, Germany, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, and Canada) have had the opportunity to benefit from the Nurturing philosophy of parenting; and in all branches of the military, families are using the Nurturing Parenting Programs® to improve their parenting skills.

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