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Families on PurposeDeeper Dive for Dads Podcast Series

The most successful companies usually have clear cut goals and strategies to accomplish those goals. However, most families float through life haphazardly. When families get…

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Your kids? They’re watching. ALL the time.Deeper Dive for Dads Podcast Series

In this podcast, Chad Hayenga and Jim Jackson will challenge you to think through what you’re modeling as you parent. They’ll equip you with natural,…

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When Doing My Best Isn’t Good EnoughDeeper Dive for Dads Podcast Series

In this podcast episode, Jim and Chad take a deeper dive into the dynamics of dads’ good intentions with their kids. If you sometimes feel…

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Leading Down a Grace-Filled PathDeeper Dive for Dads Podcast Series

Join Jim Jackson, Connected Families co-founder, and Chad Hayenga, LMFT, Certified Life Coach and parent coach, for this first episode in a 5-part series for…

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The God-Given Gifts in Your Child’s MisbehaviorA Discipline That Connects overview [Podcast Series]

Stacy Bellward is joined by Jim and Lynne Jackson to talk about the third part of the Connected Families framework: You are CALLED and CAPABLE!…

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What does it mean to be an emotionally safe parent?A Discipline That Connects overview [Podcast Series]

Being an emotionally safe parent is not about being soft or lenient. It’s also not suppressing our anxiety and frustration and trying to look calm…

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What’s REALLY Behind Kids’ Misbehavior?

Have you ever noticed that some kids argue more persuasively than others? Or that some kids’ schemes are actually quite creative? Or that some kids’ resistance to our requests is so persistent that we actually give in to them sometimes?

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Don’t Punish Your Child’s Nervous System — Understand It!

There are challenging kids, and there are “over-the-top” challenging kids. If standard parenting approaches just don’t work, or if you resonate with one or more…

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Dealing With RejectionA Surprising Use for a $20 Bill

Kids are rejected from every side. Sometimes the rejection or criticism comes from a teacher that just doesn’t “get” your kid. Sometimes it comes from an…

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The Diamond in the Rough of BullyingHow to Address Bullying: Part 1

You learn that your child has been bullied at school. Your blood pressure skyrockets. You want justice NOW! “THIS IS NOT OK! I’M CALLING THE…

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