Parents often think about how to connect with their children — but what we don’t always realize is that parents can connect even when children are misbehaving!
(In fact, sometimes the middle of misbehavior is the most powerful time to connect.)
If you haven’t already, check out our piece about the importance and power of empathy when kids misbehave. Then, add to your list of practical ways to connect with this short video that gives more examples of how to make sure kids know, “You are loved no matter what!” even when they misbehave.
Jim recorded this 38-minute audio thinking about dads (although moms can listen too!). If your wife has recently been digging into our material and is urging you to “get on board!” this is a great place to start!