Family Meetings

Family meetings are a powerful tool to build the life skills that we want our children to have.  The family meeting process helps children learn good listening skills, cooperation, mutual respect, and effective solution-focused problem solving.  The consistent...

What is your Request?

Contributed by Melanie Miller, M.Ed. Do you ever hear this at your house? “I’m hungry, there’s nothing to eat.” “I don’t want to clean my room right now, it’s no fun?” “How come I have to do chores and my friends are all out playing?” Or, maybe something like, “ I...