When I think about all of the phrases, anecdotes, and sayings about the power of the spoken word I am reminded of how I changed my way of communicating with children upon learning Play Therapy principles.
I realize that using Play Therapy based language is a learned and practiced skill that requires time and effort, so I thought it would be helpful to share ten commonly used phrases parents say to their kids.
By the time you read this article you may already be in deep. His self-assuredness makes me feel insignificant at times.
You may have already committed or perhaps been married to a narcissistic man. Deidre, a 28 year-old woman, came to see me recently for counseling, begging for information about what to do about a man she had been dating for two years. But, I didn’t realize some of his negative traits until I was already in love with him. “If he truly is narcissistic, the very traits that made you fall in love with him may be the same traits that drive you crazy.” “Yes,” Deidre said emphatically. His determination becomes being so strong-willed that he argues with me over any little thing and cannot take a bit of criticism.” “Tell me more about how he handles criticism,” I said curiously.
Using other people’s research or ideas without giving them due credit is plagiarism.
Since Bib Me™ makes it easy to create citations, build bibliographies and acknowledge other people’s work, there is no excuse to plagiarize.
Kids hear the word “no” far too frequently (Read more about that here).Although Christians may think they should be immune to pornography’s attraction, increasing numbers of believers are falling prey to its powerful lure and becoming addicted.If you feel trapped in an endless cycle of lust, guilt, and broken promises, God wants to set you free!You can always rephrase the sentence from a negative to a positive, which will correct the behavior without sounding critical.Train yourself to say what you want them to do instead of what you don’t. Notice the common element is starting with the word “you” and then acknowledging what they worked at, rather than what you think about it.Don’t be a thief—save your grade, use Bib Me™ and give credit to those who deserve it!