COMPASSION PARENTING: Founded by pediatrician Dr. Mary Wilde


For parents who want to access their inner parenting wisdom through GROUNDED, LOVING PRESENCE


For parents who want to access their inner parenting wisdom through 


Finally get out of survival mode & connect 
with joyful parenting...

 Join the Movement!

As a member of Compassion Parenting, 
you'll gain insights as a parent to consistently:

  • Be an anchor: Parent from a place of emotional well-being instead of stressful escalation
  • Offer presence: Fully experience each important moment
  • Dare to love: Open your heart to your family and to the world
  • Maintain influence: Be heard and honored without being controlling

As you apply the 6 pillars of Compassion Parenting, you’ll become better able to tune into your own intuition and inspiration as a parent, which is the most direct route to finding customized answers to your biggest parenting challenges AND experiencing the peace of living in alignment with your own parenting vision. You'll be part of a loving community of like-minded parents committed to supporting each other!

Parenting is one of the hardest, 
MOST IMPORTANT jobs there is.
But, how do we become the best parents we can be?
How do we NOT default into negative patterns & habits?
How do we stop feeling inadequate or doubting our abilities?

Maybe you've read ALL the parenting books and #triedallthethings,
but you still feel lost or frustrated on your parenting journey.

the Compassion Parenting principles will empower you to tap into 
YOUR inner parenting wisdom, enjoy more peace & alignment, and become the parent you want to be!

 In case you're wondering, this is NOT a Parenting 101 membership—
instead, we'll take a deeper dive into the art of parenting . . .

This membership is for you if you’ve been on a quest for 
“the right” approach to raising your kids, but are frustrated with 
the “tactic of the week” syndrome.
This is for you if you’re craving a more loving, 
intentional approach to parenting.
This is for you...

  • If you are a dedicated, deep-thinking, socially-conscious parent  
  •  If you are looking for an insightful, uplifting parenting community
  • If you like to be educated, yet use personal discernment to chart your parenting path

Join me and other like-minded parents in the Compassion Parenting Membership!


Dr. Mary Wilde is an integrative pediatrician and owner of Imagine Pediatrics Behavioral Health and Wellness in St. George. She and her husband Jason are the parents to 8 sons. 

Dr. Wilde has spent much of her time as a stay-at-home parent, pursuing her career on a part-time basis to maintain personal and family balance. 

As a mom, Dr. Wilde lives her mission - to parent intentionally, always coming from a place of love and compassion. With 8 sons, she learned early that regardless of parenting books, tactics, and techniques, her greatest wisdom was within.

She is an author, podcaster, and frequent contributor to various online platforms. Dr. Wilde’s first book, "Faithful Nurturing: Mothering from the Heart to the Heart" is available on Amazon. Her next book, "Compassion Parenting: Raising Kids with Heart in a Global World" will be coming out in 2022. 

Because of her transformational work with parents and children, 
Dr. Mary has been featured in: 

Guess What?

As a member of Compassion Parenting, you'll receive:

  •  Ongoing, personalized parenting support and direct, actionable guidance from Dr. Wilde
  • Connection to other like-minded parents 
  •  All this for less than a dollar a day! 

Compassion Parenting provides a healthy framework 
to support you at ANY stage of parenting!

Gain clarity. Get grounded. Love more deeply. 
Teach more effectively. Keep growing.

Become the most awakened, inspired version of yourself so you can provide stability for your children and learn the lessons of life.
Learn to be present! Children need to feel seen, heard, and understood. Being present as a parent will be a gift to your children and to yourself.
Open to a greater sense of love. Loving others is always a risk, but it's the most enduring, reliable principle of parenting (and life) there is!  

Dr. Mary Wilde’s innovative approach will help you parent with more compassion, presence, & ease through these 6 guiding principles:


  • A welcome gift! New members will receive a digital copy of the Parenting Pearls eBook by Dr. Wilde and a welcome box* by mail! (*U.S. only).
  • ​Inspiring weekly content: Receive, bite-sized pieces of the Compassion Parenting curriculum every week for the first six-months of membership.
  • Monthly problem-solving sessions with Dr. Wilde: Have access to monthly zoom sessions with Dr. Wilde to discuss your real-life parenting challenges in smaller breakout groups. (Typically held Sat morning or Thurs evening).
  • ​​The Compassion Parenting Facebook Community: Join a group of like-minded parents sharing the journey: inspiration, support, & community.
  • A Growing Library of Resources: Guest expert talks, Tough Topics in Parenting Series, and parenting book summaries. Cover topics like "How to Talk to Your Kids about Sex," "Setting Social Media Boundaries, " and "Living Green."
  • ​A FREE ticket to the Spring Compassion Parenting Retreat ($297 value): Gather yearly with the group for a needed weekend of recharge, renewal, and inspiration in picturesque, sunny St. George, UT! A not-to-miss event!! Virtual & in-person options are available. Next retreat: April 2022!
*For less than a dollar a day, get professional parenting guidance all year long!
  • QUICK HINT: Even if ALL you're interested in is the yearly parenting retreat, your membership includes that! Besides our group educational sessions, there's so much to do and see in the Southern Utah area, including hiking at Zion National Park and outdoor yoga. If you are unable to participate in person, virtual options will be available.

FAQ's about the Compassion Parenting Program:

1. What if I don't have much time? Dr. Mary understands the life of a busy parent! She has created the membership content so it can be consumed in bite-sized pieces. The Facebook LIVEs and many of the other videos will be recorded and available for viewing whenever you have a moment to spare. 
2.  Does this group focus on a specific parenting stage? Many of the parenting principles we discuss will help with parenting at ANY stage. We also will delve into specific parenting challenges (like tantrums & potty training for toddlers, social media boundaries for teens, etc.), so you will have the opportunity to get specific questions answered pertinent to the stage you are in. Fortunately, Dr. Mary has personal experience parenting infants, toddlers, preschoolers, school-age kids, teenagers, and adult children and can relate to ALL these stages!  
3. What parenting theories/styles does Dr. Mary align with? Dr. Mary supports ideas from various parenting approaches including positive parenting, responsive parenting, and intentional parenting. Her goal is for you to glean the best wisdom from all reasonable approaches and apply what works!
4. What role do religion & spirituality play in Compassion Parenting? Dr. Mary values spirituality and finds that matters of parenting and family often intersect with faith and/or values. The Compassion Parenting Community is meant to be a respectful, inspiring space where varied perspectives will enrich the dialogue.    
5.  Do I have to pay extra for the retreat if I'm a member? If you're a current member with an active subscription at the time of the retreat, you receive a free ticket as a membership benefit.  If you're not yet a member and would like to purchase a retreat ticket, this comes with a one-year membership to Compassion Parenting! Either way, we've got you covered :)
6.  What if I decide to cancel? You are free to cancel at any time by contacting We welcome your feedback and will do our best to make your Compassion Parenting Membership worthwhile! 
7. Can Dr. Mary provide individual medical advice to group members? Dr. Mary will provide education about specific pediatric health topics, but cannot give individualized medical advice to those outside her clinical practice. If you reside within the State of Utah and would like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Wilde (in-person or virtual), contact Imagine Pediatrics Behavioral Health and Wellness HERE. For those traveling to the Southern Utah area, weekend intensives for Anxiety and ADHD are also available. 
8. Does my spouse need a separate membership to participate? Your spouse or partner is welcome to participate with you in the zoom sessions and at the retreat. You can also request they be added to the Facebook group :)
9. What if I have other questions? Questions can be posed to the group in the Compassion Parenting Facebook community or can be emailed directly to  

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