Changing Hearts | Page 5 | Teaching Self-Government

Changing Hearts

What Will You Sacrifice?

Sacrifice is vital for happiness. Most people think the word “sacrifice” is bad and sounds like a hardship, not a joyful journey. Happiness sounds much better!... more

Treasure the Little Ones

As I rounded the corner of a shopping isle at a local grocery store, I heard crying. Through tears a young girl, about 8 years old, said, “Tell me what it is Mom. Tell me what this is.”... more

The Battle Hymn of a Just Parent

“I like Dad better than Mom,” I said to my younger brother one sunny afternoon while sitting on the back of our rusty old Suburban. The moment I said that I knew th... more

Support Call 2-16-18

This Call Covers:

  • Helping someone parent children with autism/aspergers
  • Determining if a child should play at another friend's house
  • Being consistent in the TSG implementation
  • Do you have to know everything before you implement?
  • Keeping a good tone all the time
Falling Dominos

The Law of Cause and Effect is True

"Cause and effect is as absolute and undeviating in the hidden realm of thought as in the world of visible and material things."  We cannot change cause and effect no matter how hard we try. Bad will always... more
Grumpy girl

Always Stay Consistent with Consequences Earned

"Yesterday my 8 year old was grumpy when asked to do something, so he earned a negative consequence.  I asked him to choose a job from the job jar. I explained that the job would help him change his heart. ... more