The Calm Parent AM & PM™

5 Audio Lessons (+ 1 Bonus CD), 113-page Workbook

4.6 out of 5 based on 114 customer ratings
114 customer reviews
Write a Review

Remaining calm is a universal challenge for parents, especially when managing defiant and aggressive kids. While you can’t just “will” yourself to be calm when your child is pushing your buttons, you can learn to stay calm in the most emotional situations with your child. The Calm Parent AM & PM gives you realistic solutions to help you keep your calm and sanity and become a more effective parent.

Order online or call 800-258-4315, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (EST)

$150.00 $90.00

You've Added

1-on-1 Coaching

Parents tell us every day: “1-on-1 Coaching makes all the difference“.

Try Our Introductory Offer: Only $1 for 30 Days of Full Access

When you need guidance through a specific situation, have questions about your program or just need someone to listen when you’re overwhelmed, our professional 1-on-1 Coaches are waiting to help.

$1 For The first month Then $49 Per Month Thereafter

Our Guarantee: If within 60 days from subscription activation you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, simply call us for a complete refund of the subscription price.

how to stay calm when dealing with a defiant or difficult child

1-ON-1 Coaching Available!

  • Reviews
  • About
  • Coaching
  • FAQ

What Are Parents Saying?

  1. 5 out of 5


    This is a geat program and eye opening. Easy to follow. I have listened to it many times and learn something new each time. Excellent source for any parent who is looking for a calm approach to parenting.

  2. 5 out of 5

    Can't Say Enough

    It was sometimes difficult to carve out the time to listen to the CDs and complete the workbook exercises. However, it was so worth it! My household is much calmer now. I know that as I continue to practice the techniques Debbie shared in her program things can only get better. Thank you Legacy Publishing More for another fine program.

  3. 5 out of 5

    A new relationship

    I purchased this program because I love The Total Transformation Program (still completing it)as it has transformed my parenting, thus my relationship with my children. I however needed direct help with controlling my emotions in order to be able to think clearly 'in the moment'. This program was direct More and addressed the issues which had prevented me from being an effective parent. I don't have a lot of time and it was concise with helpful role plays. I found myself tearing up because it was like they were filming myself and my child! I can honestly say it has turned my relationship with my child around. I can't believe the many hours spent with counselors, reading books, talking with friends that yielded little fruit. Not to mention the stress put on my marriage and my own emotional health. I wish I had this program a decade ago.

Leave a Review

Product Features:

  • 3 Calm Parenting Audio Lessons on CD
  • 1 AM Audio Lesson CD
  • 1 PM Audio Lesson CD
  • Bonus Audio Lesson CD: “The Instant Calm Down”
  • 113-page Workbook

Keep your cool, and your sanity.

If it were easy, every parent would be cool, calm and collected in the face of their child’s anger. Just remember that it is doable. This program shows you exactly how to respond to your child in a calm way, especially in stressful day-to-day situations.

Move beyond being reactive.

  • Respond calmly when your child pushes your buttons
  • Don’t allow the adrenaline of anxiety overtake you
  • Separate from the anxiety and be more effective
  • Stop taking your child’s misbehavior personally
  • End the anger, resentment and embarrassment about your child’s attitude and behavioral outbursts

In this program, you’ll learn:

  • Why, like most parents, you react to your child
  • What’s been missing in your attempts to stay calm with your child
  • How to recognize your reactivity and understand it
  • What your specific triggers are
  • How to separate emotionally from your child’s behavior and think more rationally
  • Techniques you can use in the moment to not lose control
  • Boundaries to set with your child that let you remain calm and teach him responsibility
  • How to apply the calming process in everyday morning and evening scenarios

1-on-1 Coaching

When you need guidance through a specific situation, have questions about your program or just need someone to listen when you’re overwhelmed, our professional 1-on-1 Coaches are waiting to help. Each is highly experienced with our range of learning programs, and dedicated to personally motivating and supporting you. Simply call or email and get personalized guidance related to your program. Plus, since 1-on-1 Coaching is an optional service, you can elect to use it as long as you need it.

Our professional staff of 1-on-1 Coaches is here to help guide you through your learning program. Many have experienced parenting challenges firsthand, and offer a fresh and knowledgeable perspective.

Coaching can be added to your order during the checkout process.

Q: My child's behavior is so bad! Can I really become more calm by listening to this program?

A: In short, yes. The author, Debbie Pincus, has years of experience helping parents to respond more effectively to a child’s acting-out behavior, rather than reacting out of frustration or anxiety. The techniques described in The Calm Parent can be applied to most parenting situations you may encounter, from mild disrespect to more outright defiance and noncompliance.

Q: I have both The Total Transformation® Program and The Calm Parent AM & PM. Which program should I start with?

A: Both programs can be helpful in changing the relationship between you and your child. Starting with The Total Transformation Program can assist you in addressing your child’s inappropriate, acting-out behavior. The program will give you step-by-step tools to start making changes in your family. The Calm Parent AM & PM can help you with changing your own reactions to your child’s behavior, such as yelling at your child, giving your child the silent treatment, or simply feeling overwhelmed with his/her behavior.

Meet Debbie Pincus

Debbie PincusFor over 25 years, Debbie Pincus, MS LMHC, has offered therapy and coaching to individuals, couples and parents, helping them heal their relationships using Bowen Family Systems Theory. Debbie is the creator of The Calm Parent AM & PM, and has authored numerous books for children and young adults on interpersonal relationships.

1-on-1 Coaching

Only Empowering Parents offers professional 1-on-1 Coaching to help guide you through our learning programs, answer your questions and listen when you need to talk.

Simply call or email when you are ready for personal, 1-on-1 support and we’ll be there to help you.

Select 1-on-1 Coaching during the checkout process.