Modern Family Part Four: The Search For Approval

All children – that’s you and me – long for the approval of their parents . . . especially their fathers. It’s a longing that never goes away. It gets buried or transferred to other relationships, but it’s there. And we underestimate its power. Every parent wants to be approved by his or her child…

Modern Family Part Three: Family Feud

When it comes to family, the only thing we all have in common is conflict. Family conflict is like no other because when you win an argument in your family, you don’t really win anything. The conflict is never fully resolved. What if there was a way to resolve family conflict by dealing with it…

Modern Family Part Two: Power Outage

Have you noticed how a sense of entitlement seems to be infecting people’s psyche’s these days? We see it line at the store, in politics, with the people we work with, and especially in our families. What if there was a question all of us could ask that would make an immediate difference in this…