Affirmation: The Struggle to Stay Positive [video]

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“Stay positive.” It’s almost a cliche at this point. But the parenting truth behind this oft-spoken statement is that kids need constructive affirmation and encouragement from their parents.

This might sound simple — but sometimes, affirming our kids can be really hard!

This was the case for Connected Families Co-Founder Lynne Jackson. Watch as she shares her journey from being a negative, critical parent to growing into a parent who prioritizes communicating the message, “Child, I can see the good in you — even when you’re struggling.”

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