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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.
My husband and I are trying to use natural consequences with our thirteen-year-old son as much as possible, but we had a disagreement lately about how to do it. When our son threw a fit because he wanted to meet up with his neighborhood friends (we said “no” because... Read more »
You’ve probably already heard the story about Jane Hambleton, the “World’s Meanest Mom.” She found a bottle of alcohol in her teen-age son’s car and took out an ad in her local paper that said “OLDS 1999 Intrigue. Totally uncool parents who obviously don't love teenage son, selling his car. Only driven for three weeks... Read more »
There is some new, fascinating cutting edge research that says that kids with ADHD have different brain patterns than those without. Pictures have been taken of the human brain that clearly demonstrate the difference in cortex thickening between those with ADHD and a control group, and significant differences were found.
Do kids with ADHD... Read more »
Welcome to the Empowering Parents Blog, "The Blog for Effective Parenting". At EP, above all we know what it means to tackle the difficult problems parents face with their children and teens. We’ll be writing about the latest child behavior issues, reporting on trends in parenting, and asking you to give us your take on... Read more »
We at EmpoweringParents.com and The Total Transformation are really excited to get started with blogging. I'm looking forward to my first official post next week, and I hope you will chime in to the conversation. Read more »