HebaTallah Yehia is the only Certified Positive Discipline Educator in New Zealand. Heba earned her Masters degree in Education from The College of New Jersey, She also has a Law degree.
The Story Heba's educational and professional background is diverse and intriguing. Her passion for working with children, supporting their growth and empowering them has started from an early age, where she worked as a Junior Camp Counselor, while acquiring her Law degree.
Shortly after working as a lawyer, she decided to follow her true passion and acquired her Masters and Certification as an Elementary Educator and worked as a teacher at international American schools for years, where she worked with kids from various nationalities and backgrounds and was able to support, instill values & skills and help kids grow into the best versions of themselves.
Over a decade now since her experience first started with children, Heba continues to work in New Zealand with Youth Programs and Camps on national and international level, supporting youth in broadening their perspective and acquiring more life skills that will take them further in life.
Her passion drives her to continuously study and pursue opportunities to grow as a human being and as an educator, thus her interest in human sciences. Among her qualifications: - Certified (NLP) Neuro-Linguistic Programing Practitioner by the American Board Association - Certified (EFT) Emotional Freedom Technique- Level 1 Practitioner by the American Board Association
Why Positive Discipline? Her teaching experience and constant interaction with children & parents, allowed her the opportunity to identify the challenges facing children & parents in regards to : - Developing Life Skills - Mistaken beliefs and Miscommunication - Power Struggles - Routines - Discipline Tools
Throughout the years, she initiated a quest for tools and solutions to help support parents and teachers in their journey, until she stumbled upon the Positive Discipline philosophy and was captivated by the depth of the well rounded program and the various tools it offers, catering for parents of children in different stages and needs.
Positive Discipline simply served Heba's passion and her purpose to encourage and empower children, youth and parents in their journey of life.