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Following Instructions

The 9-Year-Old Dawdler Dilemma

I’m in need of some help with my nine-year-old son. He is a major dawdler, and always has been. I am a very efficient person and try to get things done as quickly as possible. See the conflict already? It tak... more

Raising Independent Children

Freedom in the family is the key to raising children who are freer and more independent. The problem is, most people don’t understand freedom.... more

Support Call 5-3-19

This Call Covers:

Preventing excessive consequences

Going out of instructional control during the 24 hour loss of privliges

Teaching children to play independently

Children who don't like praise

Bedtime restlessness

Helping children who are hoarders

Teaching positivity to younger children

Lazy Chore Cure

In an ideal world, children would dutifully do their chores not only as effectively as Mom or Dad would do them, but also without delay.... more