behavior and thinking skills

Discussion in 'General Parenting' started by Allan-Matlem, May 13, 2007.

  1. Allan-Matlem

    Allan-Matlem Active Member

    By promoting thinking skills we can influence behavior positively , behavior which is intrinsically motivated. This is the basis of the Explosive child, Myrna Shure hear interview , book excerpts etc

    Here is an interesting link
    This article gives one an appreciation of what we can do through effective communication

    Our greatest tool is the way we talk with our kids, use dialog questions, promote planning, reflection and exploration. Promoting thinking and problem solving is by conversation.