For Parents and Teachers

May 29, 2012

How Do Great Parents… Family Problem Solve

Family Problem-Solving Schedule a meeting to problem-solve. Focus on one problem at a time. Collaborate, discussing problems mutually. State problem clearly. Express feelings but don’t criticize […]
May 23, 2012

How Do Great Parents… Problem Solve

Problem- Solving (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Talk about feelings. Help children define problem. Involve children in brainstorming possible solutions. Be positive […]
April 20, 2012

How Do Great Parents…Set Limits

Setting Limits (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Don’t give unnecessary commands. Give one command at a time. Be realistic in your expectations […]
April 17, 2012

How Do Great Parents…Develop Tangible Rewards

Tangible Rewards (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Define appropriate child behavior clearly. Make the steps small. Gradually increase the challenge. Don’t make […]
April 12, 2012

How Do Great Parents…Praise

Praise (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Catch your child being good — don’t save praise for perfect behavior. Don’t worry about spoiling […]