Moving from Control to Connection:
Untigering with Iris Chen
Join us as we hear from Iris Chen, author and founder of
Untigering. Iris is a peaceful parenting advocate, intersectional
unschooler, anti-oppression activist, and deconstructing
un·ti·ger·ing \ˌən-ˈtī-gər -iŋ\noun
1. the process of detoxing from being tiger parented.
2. the process of detoxing from being a tiger parent.
How do we reject the paradigms of violence, domination, power,
and control and truly live up to our values and the vision of the
future we seek? How do we identify how various elements and
forms of abuse are normalized in relation to children?
Many in the domestic violence advocacy world are familiar with the power and control wheel that describes various elements and forms of abuse related to intimate partner relationships. Have you ever thought about how the power and control wheel elements present themselves in parent-child relationships? Join us as we dive deep into these questions and learn from Iris Chen, author and founder of Untigering, for a 90-minute webinar on Tuesday, May 3, from 12-1:30 p.m.
Join us to learn more about:
Untigering and peaceful parenting
Identify how peaceful parenting intersects and connects directly to the anti-violence movement
Identify and explore what Power over vs. Power with means
Explore how to develop the tools to hold oneself accountable and make amends
The first 20 registrants will receive a free copy of Untigering: Peaceful Parenting for the Deconstructing Tiger Parent by Iris Chen.
Spanish interpretation and ASL services will be provided. If you have any questions, please contact
Veronica Guevara, director of Equity and Inclusion, at 515.244.8028.