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What to Do When Kids Are Scared of the World Around Them | Ep. 41

Are your kids scared of the world around them?  How are you talking about anxiety with your kids these days?  In current times coping is…

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Teach Your Kids How to Trust GodIn a time of unrest and pandemic

Anxiety. I have struggled all my life with it. My family knows it. My kids know it. But most others don’t know it, unless I…

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Help! My Anxious Child Cries When Dropped Off at DaycareSeparation Anxiety and the Fear of School

If your child struggles with separation anxiety, you know all about the dreaded drop-off. You know about the preamble—the slow dressing and eating, the extra…

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What to Do About the Things Kids Are Scared of At Home | Ep. 40

Mealtime battles, bedtime drama, homework struggles… Can you relate to these anxiety triggers in your home? Often there are deeper emotions under the surface, for…

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The Secret to Helping a Child Who is Always AngryMoving from unhealthy to healthy anger responses

Some kids really struggle with their anger. It doesn’t mean you’ve done anything wrong. It likely means they’re pretty sensitive, and possibly have underlying stress…

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Helping Your Highly Sensitive Child

There are challenging kids, and there are “over-the-top” challenging kids. A highly sensitive child probably falls in the latter category. Research suggests that around 15%…

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How to Teach Your Child Not to Be Scared | Ep. 39

How do you teach your child not to be scared? Bedtime, meals, learning at home, performance anxiety, and separation anxiety can all be sources of…

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This Is Better Than My Old Consequences for a Disrespectful Child

I don’t know about your consequences for a disrespectful child, but mine usually follow a certain script. This following scene has played out hundreds of…

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To Spank or Not to Spank?The Great Spanking Debate

If you work with Christian parents, it’s tempting to stay far away from the spanking debate. There are the “never spank” parents, the “immediate obedience…

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Are You Micromanaging Your Kids? This Is How to StopLet go of parental anxiety & free your kids to stand on their own

Are you micromanaging your kids? When you get to feeling anxious in your parenting, it’s so easy to grasp at the things you think you…

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