Stop Praising Kids And Do This Instead - Kiddie Matters
Praising kids can be harmful to their self-esteem and self-confidence. Research indicates that when kids are lavished with praise it leads them to develop a fixed mindset.
18 Effective De-Escalation Strategies For Defusing Meltdowns
These effective de-escalation strategies help parents, or caregivers, defuse meltdowns & outbursts in children. These de-escalation strategies will....
Four Simple Steps for Highly Effective Communication - More to Be
Isn’t it amazing how hard we have to work at communicating well? I often throw up my hands and think, “God, does it really have to be this difficult?”Whether it is working through a misunderstanding with my husband, negotiating through a conflict among my children, or responding thoughtfully to a coaching client who’s trying to figure out her next best step, communicating well is an essential skill that requires intentionality, humility, and perseverance. Although words have always come…
7 EASY WAYS TO BE A POSITIVE MOM - Love More Live Blessed
7 easy ways to be a positive mome even when you're having a bad day. When I was in a bad mood or something went wrong -I couldn't shake it off at home.
7 Mindful Parenting Tips to Start Today - Mindful MD Mom
Stressed? Try these 7 mindful and conscious parenting tips to simplify life and help you enjoy parenting! Stress reduction techniques included.
How To Be The Best Parent To Your Emotionally Intense Child
Parents of emotionally intense children will learn invaluable survival skills for supporting and nurturing the well-being of their child and family.
How to Speak Life Over Your Child: 10 POWERFUL Phrases to Speak
Use scripture to pray over your child. Learn how to use scripture inspired words to speak life over your child and speak blessings over your family.
Infographic: 12 Ways to Help Kids Calm Down | Special Mom Advocate
Related Bonnie LandauBonnie Landau is a special education advocate and educational consultant in Ventura County, California. Her goal is to help parents find strategies and solutions to help their children succeed in school and in life. Bonnie is the author of Special Ed Mom Survival Guide: How to Prevail in the Special Education Process and …
How to Respond to Child's Negative Comments
One of the most difficult things for parents to hear is their child putting herself down or saying things like, “I can’t do this because I’m dumb,” or “He doesn’t want to be my friend because I’m stupid.” These statements, connected to low self-esteem, are very damaging and if left unchecked, they can take a huge toll on a child’s self-worth. Knowing HOW TO respond to your child when he says negative things about himself is important. You can help him SHIFT the focus from negativity to his…