January 28, 2008

Setting boundaries

Many of the families I work with have a permissive parenting style, which lacks routine and is disorganized. The children are bossy and show no respect for adults. I feel I am competing with the TV. Where does one begin to help families like these set boundaries? It seems so overwhelming.

Parenting in poverty

What are some suggestions to work with young parents who are raising their children in poor neighborhoods? What are key points to working with young motherless children?


Can you address the social toxin of parents who act like children? Where does this come from? To what effect?

Intergenerational Toxicity

How do you work with and help parents who have been raised in a socially toxic environment?