“7 Crippling Parenting Behaviors that Keep Children from Growing into Leaders”

Great read from forbes.com.  A former marriage and family therapist writes about how our good intentions as parents can sometimes hinder our children’s growth, and strategies to counter these behaviors.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kathycaprino/2014/01/16/7-crippling-parenting-behaviors-that-keep-children-from-growing-into-leaders/

Marriage is giving of yourself

“No, love isn’t an emotion or even a noun. It’s a verb. Better defined as giving. As putting someone else’s needs above your own.” How are you giving to your marriage this week? Make a point to notice your spouse’s needs and give selflessly this week. Do this repetitively and watch what happens in your marriage.

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/elad-nehorai/i-didnt-love-my-wife_b_3908956.html

Does your child need therapy?

Divorce can be difficult.  Sometimes it’s the only decision left that a couple can agree on.  When children are involved, it can get even more complicated.  This is a great read from the Huffington Post about how divorce can affect children, and may help you decide whether to seek therapy for your child.

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/marsha-temlock/does-my-child-need-therap_b_1866946.html