Dr Justin Coulson's Happy Families / #513 Keeping Control and Letting It Go

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Episode notes

Justin & Kylie answer a listener's question about screen time limits


Topics discussed in today's podcast:

  • Give a man a fish and he eats for a day, teach a man to fish and he eats for a lifetime
  • Control is easy but it doesn't teach
  • You can fence the pool but you can't fence the ocean
  • How long can we bubble wrap our kids?
  • Cocooning
  • Reasoned cocoon
  • Prearming
  • Reasoned deference
  • Deference
  • What do we do when they make a mistake?


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