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Accepting No Answers and Criticism

Support Call 1-13-17

This call covers:

  • Family history project planning
  • Son has no privileges and we're just starting the program. How does the rule of three work with that?
  • Having physical limitations that have become a hinderance instead of being helpful
  • Teaching children empathy
  • Setting boundaries for learning responsibilities
  • Talking about and setting boundaries for dating

Support Call 10-07-16

This call covers:

  • Emotional bullying.
  • Child can be super sweet, but is mostly negative and rude.
  • How to inspire motivation.
  • Daughter demands time to calm down before starting Rule of Three. What to do.
  • Out of instructional control off and on over multiple days.
  • Not following instructions, but not out of control. What is supposed to happen.
  • True and false information for Utah Sex-ed and lying.

Teaching Self-Government Parenting Seminar

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Support Call 4-15-16

This call covers:

  • Camping fun!
  • Bringing about an attitude adjustment about "no" answers with age 9 (almost 10)
  • Struggles with getting son 6th grader to do homework. Possible anxiety or ADD issues.
  • Energetic 10-month-old that deliberately does things he knows he shouldn't and has started biting and hitting.

Support Call 3-16-16

This call covers:

  • St. Patrick's Day and an experience to think about
  • Angel baby to "terrible 2's'
  • Picky eating toddlers
  • Problems with a 3-year-old
  • Trouble with older children negative attention seeking and getting up earlier with them to study

Support Call 2-12-16

This call covers:

  • How to correct someone else's child when in a group.
  • Comparing points of certain psychology to TSG: what's right and what's a little off.
  • Helping my son become more attentive and less distracted.
  • Catching my 15-year-old daughter with junk food in her room and stealing money to buy junk food. It's all she'll eat.

Support Call 12-4-15

This call covers:

  • A reluctance to make a family vision because husband is a different religion and doesn't share the same beliefs and ideas.
  • Son disagrees appropriately with every instruction he's given. What to do with that. 
  • Limit on son's TV time, but he didn't want to accept it and he started a power struggle with me. 
  • a 2 1/2 year-old son has to have everything his way or he throws a tantrum. He doesn't really understand TSG stuff yet. 
  • Age 5 daughter can't accept no answers or criticism. When she's corrected, her self-esteem drops and she deflates. She says she's not good enough and her ideas are not good enough.