Eps 261: Solo Show- Getting Curious About the Belief Behind Behaviors


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This week’s podcast is a solo show!


Takeaways from the show:

  • Concepts and theories of Positive Discipline

  • Belief behind behavior

  • Iceberg metaphor 

  • Positive discipline 101

  • Behaviorist vs. Positive Discipline

  • The concept of belonging and significance

  • School drama

  • You must start with self reflection if you want to create lasting change

  • Pay attention to how it feels when school drama comes up with your child

  • The first reason for our kids to misbehave is that they desire attention and connection

  • If kids don’t get the connection, they move on to seeking power

Eps 259 | Alison Smith interview

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