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10 Tenets to Guide Your Conscious Parenting Journey (#CPTisms)

We created these 10 Conscious Parenting Tenets (#CPTisms) to clearly articulate our view of conscious parenting. Our goal is to raise adults that are assertive as well as socially responsible, empathetic as well as self-assured, cooperative as well as self-regulated. It is this parenting dance of expectation and support that helps our children develop skills such as independence, self-control, and self-regulation. As you review each tenet, we encourage you to reflect on how you incorporate  ...

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Conscious Parenting, Positive Discipline

No More Punishments: How to Effectively use Natural and Logical Consequences

It is a huge misconception that conscious parents do not discipline their children. Here at Conscious Parenting Time, we view discipline as a vital aspect of parenting. So much so, that it's reflected in #CPTism #7. As conscious parents, we recognize that children thrive on well-defined structure and boundaries and we give them the freedom and autonomy to navigate their world within those parameters (more on that in a later post). When our children inevitably act in ways that are  ...

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What is Conscious Parenting?

Conscious parenting requires you to step outside the traditional box of parental thinking and reframe everything you thought you knew about how kids learn and what they need to grow into mature, responsible adults! Conscious parents engage and connect with their children using emotionally intelligent discipline choices rather than punitive methods because the brain thrives on connection and empathy. We are intentional in pursuing personal growth and development (parent and child), as well  ...

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