These lively and informative Parenting Audio Downloads will give you the skills and tools you need to be a better parent.
Thousands of families have found they can dramatically improve the level of cooperation, respect and closeness in their families thanks to the parenting skills they’ve learned from Beverley Cathcart-Ross.
Packed with ideas, examples and the language so important to being a positive leader for your children.
Encouragement Skills: Helping a child’s self-esteem, confidence and the perils of praise
Learn to apply this single most important parenting skill and watch as your child gains the confidence and composure needed for real life situations.
How We Unknowingly Discourage Our Children
Voices of Encouragement
Voices of Discouragement
The Difference Between Praise and Encouragement
Top 10 Encouragement Skills
Learning from Mistakes
Lighten Up with Humour
The Importance of Focusing on Effort & Improvement
Know Your Child's Strengths & Assets
Become a Great Listener
Show Your Children They're Valued & Appreciated
Review Skills Learned
Respect for Self & Others
Having Faith in Your Kids
Plus, a special track where children and parents describe the behaviours that encourage and discourage them...things we can all identify with, and learn from!
What parents have to say...
“These CDs are absolutely jam-packed full of W.O.W. ("Words of Wisdom"). I will listen to them again and probably again after that!” Irma Connell
“The CDs struck a chord with me: they are very insightful into the feelings of both the child and the parent, and gave very practical advice! A small investment for great gains in family life.” Barbara Anderson
About the Author:
Beverley Cathcart-Ross is a leading national parenting expert and Founding Director of Parenting Network.
Beverley is an in-demand speaker with schools, corporations and as an expert with the media. Her advice can be found in magazines such as Today's Parent, Readers Digest, Canadian Family, and Chatelaine. Beverley was hailed "Toronto's top parenting guru" by Toronto Life magazine. She is the author of a bestselling Parenting CD Series, titles include: Self Esteem, What's your Style, Who's the Boss, Keeping the Peace and Setting Limits. Beverley's natural charisma warms up a crowd and inspires hope in even the most discouraged parent.