Shame vs. Guilt

A few months ago, I wrote a blog in which I likened parenting to playing a game of Whac-A-Mole.  Just when we think we've got one facet of our child’s life under control, up pops another mole (or challenge).  Perhaps the biggest mole throughout our parenting journey is the presence of consistent disrespect and/or irresponsible behavior on the part of our child.  Unlike the game Whac-A-Mole, where … [Read More...]