1. Parental Advise – How to handle it in adulthood_Answer

    I'm sure you know well that you are not alone in having this issue with a parent.  It sounds like your relationship with your father is basically a good one.  The only good way to handle this is with direct communication.  Keep in mind that you can be direct without being harsh or rude.  The bes…Read More

  2. Relationship to own parents as a parent_Question

    Dr. Beth, I am 35 years old and I grew up in a home where my mother and father fought often. Also, my mother often yelled at us. Sometimes we probably deserved it but often it was over the most trivial things.  Since having children of my own, I realize how easy it is to get annoyed at your childre…Read More

  3. Parenting Challenges with extended family close by_Question

    Dr. Beth, our family is young. My husband and I have a 1 year old and a 3 1/2 year old and we love our children and our extended family more than we can say.  A couple of our extended family members live in the same city we do and several are spread out around the state or the country. We are both …Read More