It is hard to motivate kids. Parents believe that if we ground them, take away their iPhones, iPads, laptops or TV time, then maybe they will listen. It has turned So how can we motivate kids in ways that will not work against us? Debbie Pincus, a parent and marriage coach, shares how to approach unmotivated kids and get them to respond. The first thing she points out is for us parents to understand what our role is in motivating kids. Next, teach them about the concept of consequences.
As parents, we oftentimes micromanage our kids to ensure that they will not make the wrong choices. Ultimately, as Ms. Pincus points out, our kids are solely responsible for the choices they make...Read More