SFP 09 : How Do I Get My Kids To Cooperate?

How Do I Get My Kids To Cooperate?

Getting our kids to cooperate with everyday tasks can seem impossible. Brush your teeth, take a bath, put your shoes on...even the simple things can be a struggle with young children. In this episode I am going to explain why cooperation is so difficult. The best part--there is an easy trick to get immediate results with your kids.

The Highlights
  • Why is cooperation such a struggle?
  • Why you can't "threaten" a kid into cooperation (and why you are probably doing this--even if you don't realize it)
  • A quick trick that works magic to get kids to cooperate
Show Notes and Links

How to Really Tick Off a Toddler

Why My Kids Doesn't Listen to Me

SFP 08: Why Time-Out Isn't Working

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Denaye Barahona

Dr. Denaye Barahona is a loving wife and mama of two. She partners with families to tackle the challenges of raising children. Denaye is a minimalist who claims to be a decluttering expert (don't let her near your closet). She loves to travel, talk health-and-wellness, and give unsolicited advice. She has been featured on the likes of The Today Show, The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, The Minimalists, Motherly, Becoming Minimalist, and numerous other media outlets. Denaye holds a Ph.D. in Child Development and is a Clinical Social Worker with a specialty in child and family practice.