Possibly one of the most common things I support families with is managing challenging behaviours. I would like to save you a lot of time, tears and trouble by sharing with you my top 5 Tips for Keeping the Peace in your home.
* Talk LESS!
* Use reflective questioning techniques
* Set limits and follow through with all consequences
* Set boundaries that take into consideration YOUR needs FIRST
* Do not engage in angry conversations
I will cover each of these points in detail one tip at a time over the coming weeks.