Decision Parenting Unit 4 – Take Action

Unit 4 brings together all you’ve learned in Units 1 – 3 .You’ve learned the VIDA Method by understanding Values – anchoring your decisions in who you are, what you care about and your strengths my Internal operating system – caring for your emotional well being and being proactive with your Decision Fitness Decision Process…
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May 14, 2020 0

Decision Parenting Unit 3 – Decision Tools

The VIDA Method whole-person decision making process integrates both your heart and mind and increases your chances of being more satisfied with your decisions and outcomes. Unit 3 offers Two Great Tools – Sort Yourself Out & the Decision Wheel. Download the Unit 3 Workbook Doing the Sort Yourself Out exercise focuses your attention on…
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May 7, 2020 0

Decision Parenting Unit 2 – Decision Fitness

Understand how your feelings and needs impact your thinking.Consciously choose your responses and recognize choice points as youinteract with the world. If you missed Unit 1, click here and get started! Your Emotional Well-Being Matters. Kristen explains the Feelings and Needs workbook exercise in this video and gives additional tips. Take charge and be proactive…
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April 30, 2020 0

Decision Parenting Unit 1 – Top 5 Values & Strengths

We are offering a Free Mini-course in Decision Parenting so families can navigate real life with ease during COVID-19 and beyond! It includes practical strategies and tools to implement right away to create a do-able plan, feel a sense of relief, and get more cooperation from your family. Please help us spread the word! Your…
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April 20, 2020 0

Creating an Interim Plan that Works for My Family

Click here to watch our Thoughtful Thursday Video We have a Free Decision Parenting Mini-course for you so you can navigate real life with ease during COVID-19!  Think about your family culture. Every choice you make matters. How you set up your space, how you arrange your day, how you talk about successes and failures as a family —…
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April 16, 2020 0

Uncover Your Strengths in Times of Uncertainty

The brain is wired to see things that are wrong… it’s a survival mechanism. Today, we have a great Mindset Hack to help you shift from negativity to creativity. We can train our brains to see the positive. Instead of being frustrated or overlooking what people actually bring, look for the gems – their human…
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April 9, 2020 0

Yelled at Anyone Today?

Click to see today’s video tips! Here are 3 Thoughtful Ways you can take your sanity back –  Connection before Correction. Connect with the human being in front of you and your LOOONG TERM VISION. Parents are actually raising future adults. Learn together as you go. Most parents think they are supposed to fix their kid’s problems & manage…
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April 2, 2020 0

Reach 500 Young People with Decision Skills

Watch our Video about how we are training 500 Young People in Decision Making skills online. And hear from Luke and his experience. We have committed to Train 500 Young People Online in Whole-Person Decision Making RIGHT NOW to address the urgent needs of families.  Here are two thoughtful ways you can help –  Make…
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March 27, 2020 0

Whole person impact of global uncertainty

Are you exhausted by all the decisions and uncertainties out there? “If the world is to be healed through human efforts, I am convinced it will be by ordinary people, people whose love for this life is even greater than their fear.” ~ Joanna Macy Medical professionals, government officials, community leaders, and YOU are making important decisions. We…
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March 20, 2020 0

Do I send my kids to school?

How do families decide whether to send their kids to school or keep them at home? How does one decide about limiting activities in the face of a global health scare?  When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers.…
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March 10, 2020 0