Parenting tips from Lehman

Discussion in 'Substance Abuse' started by antsmom, Feb 20, 2010.

  1. Sunlight

    Sunlight Active Member

    These quotes are from James Lehman:

    I have used this resource and recommended it elsewhere. Parents need to regain the power and not fear expecting responsible adult behavior from their kids.
    This website has lots of articles on the left side to choose from, but I felt particularly drawn to the article here:

    It is a long article but also deals with starting early to teach your child to be independent and to be able to one day move out of the home, making children accountable for their actions, how to deal with them when they are destructive with your property and verbally abusive to you. My sons no longer live at home but I wish I had read these articles a long time ago!

    This part of the site deals with running away, substance abuse,and out of control behaviors: