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Common Vision Creation

Support Call 9-16-16

This call covers:

  • Aged 14 daughter doesn't want to change and follow the family vision. What to do about it.
  • Being homeschooled and trying to strengthen the family's social culture.
  • How to help sibling rivalry between toddlers.

Support Call 7-01-16

This call covers:

  • My husband is okay with me introducing the TSG skills into the family, but he's not so keen on actually changing the tone and environment of our home. How can I help him get on board?
  • Our four-year-old is bright and enthusiastic, but has a hitting problem with the family and sometimes even with guests. What do I do?
  • I divorced and remarried into a family that now totals almost 17 children. They're great for the most part, but some of the teens have terrible attitude problems. How do I teach one of them humility?
  • Our aged 11 daughter becomes extremely rebellious whenever we try to enforce rules. How do we fix that?
  • I get scared of correcting some behaviors. How do I help myself not be afraid?

Teaching Self-Government Parenting Seminar

This is the recording of a day-long parenting seminar given by Nicholeen. You will learn the methods she uses to parent her children that have worked for thousands of families. Even if families only implement s... more

Support Call 3-4-16

This call covers:

  • Schedule switch-up for March!
  • How to access the BBC "The World's Strictest Parents" video.
  • 5-year-old is really big and it's physically dangerous to hold him in the Calm Down Spot. Tried the Rule of Three and it's worked mostly with him. Don't like switching though. Thoughts?
  • 20-month-old won't stay in bed and hits his siblings.
  • Engaging with child's therapist and getting child to open up.
  • Just starting homeschool and needing tips.

Support Call 1-29-16

This call covers:

  • Dad and children are constantly teasing each other and husband can't take criticism. It's creating lots of problems.
  • Husband and 15-year-old son are addicted to media, mostly the son. Video games have made him a different child. 
  • When it's okay and not okay to compare with your children.

Support Call 10-14-15

This call covers:

  • Children age 6 and 3. How do I know what their traits are at this age?
  • I'm having a hard time sharing our family vision with my older children who are no longer living with us. Any ideas?
  • My husband doesn't help me implement new skills and leaves it to me. My 12-year-old son thinks he's a bad child. And, I'm trying to find God's will for me and my family.

Support Call 9-18-15

This call covers:

  • My child, age 6, can't even look at me when I'm giving him an instruction. How can he follow an instruction if he can't even look at me?
  • My 5-year-old son is great at telling me what to do when he earns an extra chore, but when he actually earns one, he goes completely out of control. What do I do?
  • My husband doesn't like to participate in family meetings. Is it possible to have meetings without Dad? Can we still have family unity?
  • My children don't like to redo things when they do something wrong. How do I help them participate in redoing a situation?
  • How many times can you go into the Rule of Three? My son keeps getting distracted and I'll start it, then he'll calm down. But three minutes later, we'll be back in the same place all over again. How does this work exactly?