Nurturing Parenting Programs
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What are Nurturing Parenting Programs?

Family Development Resources, publishers of the Nurturing Parenting ProgramsThe Nurturing Parenting Programs are a family-centered initiative designed to build nurturing parenting skills as an alternative to abusive and neglecting parenting and child-rearing practices...

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Dr. Stephen J. BavolekAbout Dr. Stephen J. Bavolek

Stephen J. Bavolek, Ph.D., is a recognized leader in the fields of child abuse and neglect treatment and prevention, and parenting education.

Born and raised in Chicago, Dr. Bavolek's professional background includes working with emotionally disturbed children and adolescents in schools and residential settings, and abused children and abusive parents in treatment programs...

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Family Development Resources LogoAbout Family Development Resources, Inc.

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

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