How To Prepare & Have Difficult Conversations With Your Kids

The 6570 Family Project

Apr 6 2022 • 24 mins


Difficult conversations are a staple of parenting teens and tweens.  You can try to avoid them, but the efforts are futile and if you do happen to be able to avoid them then you miss out on the biggest guiding moments you have with your children.   But, WHAT can we do when emotions are high, voices are loud, accusations are running around the room like 2 year olds on a sugar high? In this episode we go through 5 easy to remember points in order to prepare and have these conversations and walk away with an action plan to move whatever the situation is… forward!   About the Host: Nellie Harden is a wife of 20+ years, mom to 4 teen/tween daughters, dreamer, adventurer, servant, multipreneur, forever student, and a devoted teacher, but her ride-or-die passion is her work as a Family Life Coach & Mentor.  Coming from a career background in marine mammal sciences, behavioral work, and a host of big life experiences, both great and not some not so great, she decided that designing a life of purpose and freedom was how she and her husband, along with their 4 daughters, wanted to live.  Her work and passions exist in the realms of family and parent mentorship because she believes that a family filled with creativity, fun, laughter, challenge, adventure, problem-solving, hugs, good food, and learning can not only change a person’s life but is the best chance at positively changing the world.  She helps families build Self-Led Discipline™ & Leadership Into their homes, sets their children up for a wildly successful life on their terms, and elevates the family experience with big joy, palpable peace, and everyday growth! With a lifelong passion and curiosity in thought, choice, behavior, and growth she has found incredible joy in helping families shift perspective, find answers, and a path forward.   (Nellie has been coaching families for over 10 years and has degrees in Biology, Animal Behavior and Psychology. )    LINKS: Family Success Vault- https://www.nellieharden.com/vault (https://www.nellieharden.com/vault) Website- https://www.nellieharden.com/ (https://www.nellieharden.com) Online Community- https://www.facebook.com/groups/the6570project (https://www.facebook.com/groups/the6570project) Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/nellieharden/ (https://www.instagram.com/nellieharden/)    Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/nellie.harden/ (https://www.facebook.com/nellie.harden/)   Thanks for listening! Thanks so much for listening to our podcast! If you enjoyed this episode and think that others could benefit from listening, please share it using the social media buttons on this page. Do you have some feedback or questions about this episode? Leave a comment in the section below! Subscribe to the podcast If you would like to get automatic updates of new podcast episodes, you can subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts or Stitcher. You can also subscribe in your favorite podcast app. Leave us an Apple Podcasts review Ratings and reviews from our listeners are extremely valuable to us and greatly appreciated. They help our podcast rank higher on Apple Podcasts, which exposes our show to more awesome listeners like you. If you have a minute, please leave an honest review on Apple Podcasts.