The Joyful Parent.

It's NOT an oxymoron.

The neuroscience of parenting can help angry,

easily agitated and frustrated kids...

so, just imagine what it can do for YOUR child.

Stop yelling. Stop being in a state of overwhelm.

Start parenting your child with effective strategies that

change behavior for the long haul.

You'll feel better, your kids will feel better

and your whole family can get back to JOY!

Our self-paced program is available NOW!

With our 30-day satisfaction guarantee (from the date of purchase), you have nothing to lose and everything to change!


Just $229.00

Our Online Training Experience: 4-Minute Sneak Peek

ATTENTION: Head Start, early childhood programs, therapists, clinicians, PTA programs and coaches. If you'd like to purchase a license to use this curriculum with your parenting groups, please contact us directly at compcounseling at sbcglobal dot net. Put JOYFUL in the subject line and we'll get with you as soon as we can to discuss how you can license this for group use! All the work is done for you. Utilizing our videos, handouts and lead discussions in the way that's most meaningful to your group. Our curriculum meets the standards for Head Start's "research-based" parenting programs. Reach out if we can answer any questions or tell you more!

Welcome to the Joyful Parent



Just $229.00

I've personally worked with thousands of kids and parents throughout the years and have touched the lives of millions online.

If there's one thing I know to be certain, it's that there is NO perfect when it comes to raising kids.

There is "good enough", though...and knowing how the brain works, why kids do what they do and what YOU can do to better support and raise your children goes a long way towards everyone's happiness.

Don't leave things to chance. Get support and information that will make a difference in your home!


Just $229.00

Your Instructor

Wendy Young, LMSW, BCD
Wendy Young, LMSW, BCD

This program was developed by Wendy Young, LMSW, BCD, mom of three, co-author of BLOOM: 50 Things to Say, Think and Do with Anxious, Angry and Over-the-Top Kids, practicing child & adolescent psychotherapist and early childhood mental health consultant. She is recognized worldwide as a leading thought expert on raising healthy, happy, well-adjusted kids...while helping their parents maintain their sanity. Wendy has worked with thousands of families and has expertise in helping children and families with emotional intensity, anger issues, trauma, loss and more. She completed her graduate studies at Michigan State University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She has been published in several venues in both print and online.

Disclaimer: This program does not replace therapy and is for educational purposes. Should you need the services of a therapist, find a licensed, qualified mental health practitioner in your locale. We are unable to make recommendations to you. Please check with your family physician.

Course Curriculum

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts as soon as you purchase it! The contents will be available to you for one year from the start of the program. We encourage you to refer to the videos and downloads as often as you need...go back again and again, as often as you need, to reinforce the concepts, ideas and strategies that will transform how you respond to misbehavior...and, in the process...transform your family.
How long do I have access to the course?
You will have access to The Joyful Parent for one year from the date of purchase.
May I share this content with my neighbor, my sister and my cousin Lou?
Thanks for asking. Purchase of The Joyful Parent is licensed for one individual or one family, living in the same household, accessing the program from the same computer. We'd love you to spread the word about our program, and we invite you to become one of our affiliate members, so we can reward you for spreading the word! See the affiliate information below!
I'm a therapist (coach, counselor or PTA member) and I'd like to use this with groups.
Thanks for asking and respecting our licensing of the product to groups. We can license this program for group use. You must contact us directly. We'll quote you a price, based on your group size and how you will use the content. We love helping large groups of parents. We can also work out individual programs suited to your needs, as well as be available for live Q & A sessions at the end of the program, or at the end of each week. We know each program is unique and we want to support as many parents as possible.
May I become an affiliate of this program?
Yes! Absolutely! We invite you to become affiliate for The Joyful Parent. We believe anyone who has taken the course is the absolute best spokesperson for what it's all about, however, we will consider partnering with other online businesses on a case-by-case basis.Simply contact us and we'll share the full details with you at the time. It's super easy and the Teachable platform keeps track of sales and even pays you the month following the end of the month in which the sale was made. It's typically a 60 day process. It's a no-brainer for you and for me! I supply the images, information and you simply post it with your unique link. Any time anyone purchases through your link, you get a portion of that sale. You can remain an affiliate as long as the program is running. Moving forward, the program will be offered twice a year, in the spring and in the fall. We'll keep you posted on the promotional timeline!
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! We take this JOY thing seriously! f you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days from the day the program begins, and we will give you a full refund. We will request that you turn in completed forms and assignments, so we can see that you did due diligence in try to apply the principals we share in the program. It's pretty simple. And it's all JOY!
I have a question that isn't answered here!
We'd love to have you connect directly with us! Reach out anytime. We'll get back as soon as we can!