Do you love being right? Of course you do! It is natural. But once you become a parent, this desire can seriously harm your relationship with your child. If you want to tell your kids what to do, how to do it, and expect them to comply, they will feel disrespected and rebel, only causing more panic. As a parent you should avoid win-lose as much as you can, and instead, put yourself in your kids' shoes and work with them for the right outcome for all.
As a psychotherapist with 25 years of experience and a dad to two wonderful children, Sean can show you how Instead of putting the blame on the children, parents can use all kind of mental tools to help deal with challenging situations to come out on top.
If you are struggling with kids and just don't know what to do, there are great news for you. Kids become who they are by observing and mimicing the family structure and norms around them, improve yourself and your kids will get better. Of course, that is easier said than done and not all the parents are willing to go through the hard work. Those who do though benefit a great deal.
Check out this episode with Sean Grover and hear first hand what you can do in order to be a happy and successful parents. Do it for you, do it for your kids, do it for your spouse.
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Rad Dad is a podcast about the lives, decisions and view of successful, intelligent, and peculiar parents. Fun stories, insights, and of course, occasional parenting advice.