Parenting Decoded

38 - Parenting Pressure and Lazy Kids - What Healthy Pressure Looks Like

August 19, 2021 Dr. Hank Weisinger Season 1 Episode 38
Parenting Decoded
38 - Parenting Pressure and Lazy Kids - What Healthy Pressure Looks Like
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Parenting Decoded
38 - Parenting Pressure and Lazy Kids - What Healthy Pressure Looks Like
Aug 19, 2021 Season 1 Episode 38
Dr. Hank Weisinger

In this episode I talk with Dr. Weisinger about their approach of transforming harmful parental pressure into healthy pressure.    He has just released a new book with Dr. Christopher Thurber, The Unlikely Art of Parental Pressure: A Positive Approach to Pushing Your Child to Be Their Best Self. This book provides a roadmap for parents to engage in healthy pressure with our kids, ways that will help them grow and succeed instead of stifle and crush them.  

We, as parents, often struggle with kids who we think aren’t trying their hardest and we want to push harder.  We know they can do more.   It’s a natural instinct to push but in today’s world it seems like we can go too far and wind up doing more harm than good.  

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Show Notes

In this episode I talk with Dr. Weisinger about their approach of transforming harmful parental pressure into healthy pressure.    He has just released a new book with Dr. Christopher Thurber, The Unlikely Art of Parental Pressure: A Positive Approach to Pushing Your Child to Be Their Best Self. This book provides a roadmap for parents to engage in healthy pressure with our kids, ways that will help them grow and succeed instead of stifle and crush them.  

We, as parents, often struggle with kids who we think aren’t trying their hardest and we want to push harder.  We know they can do more.   It’s a natural instinct to push but in today’s world it seems like we can go too far and wind up doing more harm than good.  

Send me an email at [email protected] or join my Facebook Group, Parenting Decoded 2021.