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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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My Child is Afraid of Everything | Ep. 38

Do you feel like your child is afraid of everything? Where does anxiety come from in our kids? This is a huge struggle parents often…

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Stop the Crazy All-or-Nothing Thinking with These 4 Steps

Your child just said something completely exaggerated. It was all or nothing. All bad. Nothing right. And not the truth. It drives you crazy, right?…

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What to Say When Your Child Makes Outrageous Statements | Ep. 37

Have you ever heard an outrageous statement from your child? Outrageous statements come in all shapes and sizes and can often trigger disbelief or even…

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