Family

Family Life Coaching
The coaching session is a time:

  • to understand that each family member is a teacher whether parent or child.
  • to focus on family values,
  • to understand the developmental stage the family is in
  • to learn to speak to each other in ways that can be heard
  • to learn to listen to each other with our hearts (not our wounded egos that want to be right)
  • to learn parenting techniques that are more effective
  • To learn
  • To maintain a routine
  • To be firm without dominating
  • To win cooperation
  • To learn to withdraw from a conflict that is stalemated or is escalating
  • To use actions not nagging words To refrain from overprotection
  • To stimulate independence
  • To follow through and be consistent
  • To watch our tone of voice
  • To have fun together
  • To talk with To each other not AT each other
  • To make requests reasonable
  • To learn to set clear reasonable boundaries and consequences
  • To develop empathy : the ability to walk in each others’ shoes

As parents we need to be knowledgeable leaders whose positive and stimulating influence offers encouragement, guidance, mutual respect, logical consequences, and fosters self determination. We teach good listening skills, and create an awareness of situations and what is needed and more.