Help Your Child Manage Intense Emotions

As adults, we are faced with various situations throughout the day that challenges our range of emotions. At the end of a very emotionally exhausting day, we are often left feeling overwhelmed from the emotional workout we experienced. Now, imagine how you child must feel. The exposure of a complex situation, confrontation or experience can […]

Curiosity Questioning and Your Children (part 4)

Finding your voice within the family and being able to communicate effectively with parents is quite challenging. It is just as challenging, if not more so, for parents to communicate with teenage children. However, you can lessen the anxiety and frustration by incorporating curiosity questioning into your dialogue with your teenagers. But, what does that […]

Curiosity Questioning and Your Children (part 3)

Getting on the same page with your child can be quite a challenge. Why is that? Could it be the tone in our voices? Or could it be the language that we use? Curiosity questioning can help us, as parents, communicate more effectively with our children regardless of their ages. For the past two weeks, […]

Curiosity Questioning and Your Children (part 2)

Last week, I really enjoyed explaining what curiosity questioning is and why it is necessary in the development of your child. Did you enjoy the suggestions? Which ones did you implement? This week, I will be focusing on 3 important aspects of curiosity questioning. They are: How can curiosity questioning help your child(ren) learn from […]

Curiosity Questioning and Your Children

Have you ever wondered how you can teach your child inner discipline? Or how to get your child to consider the consequences of their actions? Curiosity questions(ing) may be the answer. In this week’s PeaceWorks video blog we will discuss how this line of reasoning or questioning can help you encourage your child to visualize […]

Interview on Parenting without the Power Struggle

2016 has been an eventful year, wouldn’t you agree? There have been many highlights that have happened that made me want to reflect and show gratitude for the great things that I have experienced. In my reflection over the past year, I thought of an amazing interview that I had for the Amazing Relationships Podcast […]

Understanding the Cycle of Your Child’s Behavior

Last week, we took a look inside the belief behind a child’s behavior. I explained how a child can interpret the outcome of one incident and trigger an undesirable behavior. This week we will examine how this process works inside a child’s mind and ultimately affects their behavior Let’s look at an example of this […]

4 Tips to a Positive Relationship with Your Child’s Teacher

As a teacher, a school director (of many years), a mom and a parenting coach, I’ve looked at this one from many angles. It can be difficult to get on the same page with your child’s teacher. However, it can be done. It requires a change in your mindset. You must regard your relationship with […]