It’s important that kids learn how to speak respectfully, even when they don’t get their way. Unfortunately, the way most of us try to motivate respect doesn’t lead to the results we want. To improve your influence, we have to stay in control even when our kids’ behavior needs to change. Learn the step-by-step, long-game process for not letting your kids’ reactions control yours.
In this episode, you’ll learn:
- Why our usual “band aid” strategies to motivate kids to act more respectful don’t work
- A step-by-step, long-game strategy for staying in control of yourself, even when your child’s reaction is unacceptable.
Referenced in this episode:
Your Parenting Long Game, Episode 1 (Band-Aid Parenting)
Your Parenting Long Game, Episode 2 (Your Parenting Long Game Framework)