Conscious Parenting Q&As February 2020

๐Ÿ“Œ What do you do when your toddler hits another child?๐Ÿ“Œ I'm feeling overwhelmed with the ongoing divorce and the kids switching from home schooling to a public school. How do I go through this and stay connected to my kids?๐Ÿ“Œ My girl (2) and has now got that new habit that she doesn't want to stop reading books for bedtime. She refuses to go to sleep!๐Ÿ“Œ What is the appropriate action...

Dismantling Societal Conditioning

HOW TO TRICK THE TRICKSTER? One of the most difficult tasks we face as parents is dismantling our own conditioning โ€“ the default behavioral state acquired over years of compelled obedience to arbitrary norms. That's because doing so requires dealing with something invisible to the untrained eye: the strings that are constantly pulled by the subconscious.   It is important to try no...

Conscious Parenting Q&As January 2020

๐Ÿ“Œ When is it okay to allow your children to completely pick their own style?๐Ÿ“Œ My desire to help my children is overwhelming to them. How do I let that go?๐Ÿ“Œ Is it normal for a 4 year olds energy to shift overnight to hyperactive overdrive? ๐Ÿ“Œ I'm looking for tips on how to integrate basic households duties into our lives. I find that it was easy...

Raising Indigos

Indigos are children (and adults) with an expanded sensory perception. Their unique ability to โ€œsee through the veilโ€ has been either romanticized or feared, resulting in a general misperception of their nature. I wish to offer a different, grounded perspective on the Indigo experience, with the intention of helping indigo children and their caregivers achieve self-confidence and nurturing...

Assisting a Child with Trauma Release

One day my son came back home with a massive scrape on his knee resulting from a bike fall. My initial focus was to clean up the wound and support his calm state. After about an hour, when all seemed to be โ€œunder controlโ€ Iโ€™ve noticed his body going through light tremors and felt his nervous system discharging (Iโ€™m a craniosacral therapist so I sense otherโ€™s somatic responses). He also...