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Are you tired of yelling, threatening, and reminding? Do you want to become a more CALM, CONFIDENT parent? Learn how without using rewards and punishment!

Strengthening families
 Strengthening communities

The International Network for Children and Families


Welcome to APEC, founded by Kathryn Kvols. Kathryn is author of the reknowned parenting book and course "Redirecting Children's Behavior". Our mission is for every child to have a home where they are loved unconditionally, where their spirit is honored and nurtured, and where they are taught the power of love.


APEC provides support and resources to strengthen families and communities:

Kathryn Kvols

Kathryn Kvols is a “catalyst for creating healthy relationships”. A dynamic and entertaining international speaker, Kathryn has worked with thousands of teachers, nurses, counselors, childcare workers and parents around the world.


Kathryn Kvols has taken the message of Redirecting Children's Behavior all over the world. She's been invited to speak at the World Peace Conference in Costa Rica, and interviewed as an expert for the PBS Documentary, “The Children Are Watching.”

The Book That Started It All
Redirecting Children's Behavior

You know there should be more to family life than arguments, neglected chores, disrespectful kids, infringed limits, and punishments that don't create self-motivated individuals. Take off on a surprise journey with Kathryn Kvols to see how quickly your family can become close, cooperative, and respectful. This comprehensive book will show you the path to peace within your family and beyond!

"The BEST Parenting Book!"


I am a school counselor, and am always looking for books to loan to parents. This is probably one of the BEST books ever written to help parents and teachers who have children with challenging behaviors. I've ordered more copies!"  -V. Fender, Amazon Review

Excited About RCB

"The best, most useful book on parenting I've ever read!"


-  Jack Canfield


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