A 112 minute audio (MP3) recording of a live workshop with handouts.

Track One is 15 minutes and you will learn:

  • What kids do that Drives Us Crazy…
  • What parents say…
  • When do they drive us more crazy?
  • What impacts our level of frustration?
  • What is the reason that our kids misbehave?
  • Look at a different view of their misbehavior that will empower you as a parent to discipline much more effectively.
  • #1 Most Important Idea so that your kids won’t drive you crazy.

Track Two is 37 minutes and includes the following:

  • The Key to maintaining your sanity
  • Ideas to manage your parenting stress (refer to workshop handout 1)
  • How do your kids really learn self-control?
  • 10 Ways to teach your kids to control themselves (refer to workshop handout 1)
  • Includes really fun idea for fixing aggressive behavior in children.
  • And another idea if you have a screamer
  • Another idea for not feeling crazy when you are rushed
  • Defining the difference between out of control and self-expression
  • How to not break their spirits while correcting their annoying behavior
  • What about whining?
  • A different version of time out, one that works!
  • What’s the difference between discipline and punishment?
  • How do kids learn best?
  • What damages our relationship with our children?

Track Three is 39 minutes and includes the following:

  • How can you have a better morning, homework, or evening routine?
  • What about when kids bickering drives you crazy? Here is one important idea.
  • What about when 2 parents parent differently?
  • What happens with the kid’s behavior when you start working against each other?
  • This is the best idea to get back on a parenting team.
  • How important is your relationship with your spouse for being a good parent?
  • How you can pick your battles, this is an easy application!
  • Looking for patterns to prevent escalating behaviors.
  • Learn what to do when your child is “being a bad sport”.
  • What you can do when a kid won’t do what you ask them to.
  • What undermines your parental authority?
  • What about counting to three?

Track Four is 22 minutes and includes the following:

  • I will demonstrate a great way to get the kids to quiet down!
  • Why is it that they ignore you when you tell them not to do something?
  • I will teach you the amazing way to get them to do what they are supposed to do!
  • “Pick up your toys… Eat you dinner… Get Ready for Bed” How you make the request makes the difference… What makes them want to comply? I’ll show you.
  • How you can adjust your parenting style so you don’t go crazy- a dad in the workshop volunteers to fall off his bike and hurt himself to help Debbie show participants the effects of 3 different parenting styles.
  • I’ll give you a fantastic way to teach a child to think.
  • Learn hands on tools to not react emotionally to your child’s bad behavior. This is an easy skill to learn that you can do anytime and anywhere.