The Big 3 Stressors
There are tens of thousands of books on parenting, and most are "how to" books. Most of those are "how to get" a child to do or not do something or to learn something. But even if you knew how to get your child to do or become what you want, neither you nor your child would experience a deep and meaningful relationship with each other. Here are three big family issues that Beyond Good Parenting shows parents how to eliminate. Imagine how your sense of fulfillment, appreciation, and joy in living together could be without these.
1 Get on Same Page
How parents can work in partnership, no matter differing philosophies, beliefs, and experiences, and remove guilt; nurture or restore intimacy; accelerate learning, cooperation, accomplishment, and enhance a new sense of freedom - for every family member.
2 Avoid Power Struggles
How our children seek unconditional acceptance and self-determination, especially from parents or caretakers. Seeing this as it happens allows parents to become valued "coaches" rather than enforcers, allowing maximum learning while remaining in charge.
3 Setup for Success
... in real life. Recent research explicitly shows that teaching, as we know it, often displaces learning, and that much of schooling is not the best prep for real life. However, YOU CAN help prepare your child for success in any school as well as for a real - yet unknown -future.