Resolution, Not Conflict

The guide to problem-solving.

Mending a Broken Family; Strengthening a Healthy Family

Families can be fountains of strength. At the same time, all families are fragile. Internal factors like a parent with mental health issues, and also outside factors like job loss or economic stresses, can overwhelm a couple's abilities to cope in good humor. One temporarily fractured couple has written profound advice relevant to all parents. Read More

Positive Parenting Can Mend as well as Strengthen

No matter how difficult the situations may be, parents can strengthen their family with positive approach. It simply needs positive parenting to show your kids and spouse that you care regardless of the conflicts and arguments. Despite of having a criminal or a medical record, parents can mend this image in the minds of their kids through positive parenting that features patience, prayers, and giving them understanding through timely discussions.

father , adult son not speaking to each other

help, going out of my mind !!!!!!

Family rifts can be most painful...

My heart goes out to you.
Wishing you all the best--

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Susan Heitler, Ph.D., is the author of many books, including From Conflict to Resolution and The Power of Two. She is a graduate of Harvard University and New York University.


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