Conflict Resolution: Parenting Conflicts

Parenting can be greatly rewarding and fun! Also, parenting can be infuriating and frustrating. What are our best choices in reaching our parenting goals? What responses make best sense? What is the balance between attending to our kids needs and our own? Today we hear from Stephanie Bryan, Psychotherapist and Parent Coach, and Kerry Stutzman, Couples and Family Therapist. (Part of KGNU’s ongoing conflict resolution series with Sam Fuqua and Mary Zinn)


Resources mentioned in the show:
  • The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind
  • Active Parenting for Stepfamilies
  • Screamfree Parenting: The Revolutionary Approach to Raising Your Kids By Keeping Your Cool
  •  Not Free-Range Parenting. I got the title wrong. It’s Free-Range Kids: How to Raise Safe, Self-Reliant Children (Without Going Nuts with Worry)
  • Real Talk on Technology: Guiding Your Kids to Made Good Digital Decisions (CD and MP3)
  • Technology and Kids: Get the Conversation Started (a small book with conversation starters)
Audio from The Love and Logic Institute:
  • Hope for Underachieving Kids
  • Developing Character in Teens
  • Didn’t I Tell You to Take Out the Trash?!