IN THIS EPISODE:
- demonstration of the discipline tool box many parents mistakenly use
- Katie Churchill from CT's DCF discusses the adoption process
- demonstration of the visual timer
- parents sharing successes
- answering a parent's question on a child's behavior creating discouragement for adults
Creating Cooperative Kids is a one-hour television show that helps parents "retool" their discipline toolbox for today's challenging child. The executive producer and host, Bill Corbett, interviews featured guests as well as parents who are working with Bill in making discipline changes at home. The show is taped at a Connecticut public access studio and aired on many public access stations around New England.
Bill Corbett is the author of the book LOVE, LIMITS, & LESSONS: A PARENT'S GUIDE TO RAISING COOPERATIVE KIDS and the executive producer and host of the television show CREATING COOPERATIVE KIDS. His book recently received the PARENT TESTED/PARENT APPROVED seal of approval for outstanding products in 2010 and a volume 2 will be released this year. As a member of the American Psychological Association and the North American Society for Adlerian Psychology, Bill has provided parent coaching and has spoken to parent and professional audiences across the country. He sits on the board of the Network Against Domestic Abuse and the Resource Advisory Committee for Attachment Parenting International. Bill has 3 grown children, 2 grandchildren, and 3 step children, and resides with his wife Elizabeth and 13 year old step daughter Olivia near Hartford, CT.