Sue Scheff: Self Esteem, Overpraising by Connect with Kids

dvds4parents.gifThe Myth of Self-Esteem

Does self-esteem lead to achievement? Or do children have to accomplish something before they feel good about themselves? Could we be going too far in helping kids gain self-esteem?

In the critically acclaimed program, The Myth of Self Esteem, you’ll hear from real children exposed to both sides of the self-esteem debate and learn what works – and what doesn’t. You’ll also hear from child experts about the harmful effects of false praise and rewarding mediocre behavior. You’ll also hear about the power of love.

Watch with your family, and learn how you can help your children feel confident, try new things, and achieve their goals, without going overboard.