Welcome to the Empowering Parents Blog

This is the place to read blog posts from our experts and from Empowering Parents' team of dedicated Parent Bloggers, who write about their own experiences raising their children. Comment, ask questions, and share advice.

The Key to a Solid Family: Make Time for Your Spouse

By

9 Comments

In graduate school I had a very wise marital and family counseling professor who said, “The parental relationship is central to a family with kids.” As a newly married student with no kids, I didn’t pay much attention to him. It wasn’t until I had my firstborn that I realized something: kids can ruin your... Read more »

Help! What Do You Do When Your Child is Excluded?

By

61 Comments

School started off with a bang this year, and all seemed to be going well until last week, when my 5-year-old son began coming home and reporting that "no one would play with him" and "nobody wanted to be his friend." My stomach twisted into a knot as I watched him dejectedly kicking the rocks... Read more »

Offer for FREE Empowering Parents Personal Parenting Plan

Third Graders Plot to Kill Teacher Uncovered: What Next?

By

15 Comments

A group of third-graders—kids ages 8-10—were caught plotting to attack and kill their elementary school teacher. They even had assigned roles—one child was going to blacken the windows of the classroom, and another was going to clean up afterward. The nine boys and girls in the learning disabilities class (kids in the class have ADHD,... Read more »

Advertisement for Empowering Parents Total Transformation Online Package
1 15 16 17