Change For Living Counseling, PLLC 2 results

Learn to avoid power struggles

"No!" it is one of the first words kids learn.  So, imagine your surprise when your child says it back to you in clear defiance, not cute mimicking like they did when they were toddlers.  The response can naturally provoke you into reacting and this can quickly result in a power struggle.  Power struggles are about control and your child's behavior is a developmentally normal attempt to exert control and to get their needs met.  The “good news” is that while your child learning to be ...

How do I explain NC’s HB2 to my child?

Question: How do I explain the current controversy over the bill recently passed in NC to my child? I don’t understand the concerns and am not sure how to help my child understand. What’s the issue with bathrooms that I am hearing so much about? There has been a lot of local and national media attention surrounding the recent HB2 legislation in North Carolina, or the so-called “bathroom bill”, and is now being challenged in court. Media coverage has had people voicing their ...