High self-esteem is more predictive of a child’s happiness in life than education, IQ or economic privilege. Building self-esteem involves an entire constellation of parent’s behaviors and attitudes. Learn effective and child affirming praise techniques, as well as practical tips on setting consequences, accepting children’s feelings while keeping them accountable, and a healthy non- shaming communication style that you can confidently use to build trust with your foster child. Outstanding video illustration of skills, and a simulation of what it feels like to receive a steady diet of negative/positive messages, contribute to this program’s consistent high evaluations.
Building Blocks For Authentic Self-Esteem