Connect With Kids – Part 6

Connect With Kids – Part 6 Remember that when talking with young people that you do not want to debate their answers, or give advice.  The purpose is strictly to make a connection with them, to learn how they think about things that you have left behind long...

Connect With Kids – Part 5

Connect With Kids – Part 5 For the past few postings we have been discussing the importance of making connections with kids, for their benefit, however, there is also a benefit to older adults as well.  Healthier relations will always be to stay with the younger...

Connect With Kids – Part 4

Connect With Kids – Part 4 We’ve been talking about ways to connect with kids and the importance of doing so as an adult.  Resiliency or resilience is the Teflon coating that helps kids to whether the ills of society, drugs, alcohol, sexual encounters, and...

Connect With Kids – Part 3

Connect With Kids – Part 3 We have been talking about how to connect with kids, how to start a conversation with kids in general, whether you know them or not.  Why is this important?  Because connection with other adults outside the home has shown to build...

Connect With Kids – Part 2

Connect With Kids – Part 2 We have been discussing ways to make connections with kids, conversations, and what to say.  As an adult, perhaps without kids at present, you may not have a lot of contact with kids.  I want to encourage you to push yourself beyond...

Connect With Kids

Connect With Kids What does it take to connect with kids?  I mean, what do you have to do to touch them on their heart to open communication?  Let’s take a look at how to establish excellent connection with kids.  There are five essential points to be aware of,...