Brave Parenting - Table of Contents

A Buddhist-Inspired Guide to Raising Emotionally Resilient Children

A Letter to Parents

Introduction: Moccasins

Part I: The River
The Course of Emotions
1. Letting Your Kids Feel
2. Removing the Dams in the River: Restoring Equilibrium
3. Skill~ Letting Your Child’s River Run

Part II: Nature
The Cause and Effect of Behaviors
4. Holding Up a Mirror to Our Children’s Behavior
5. The Relief of Nature
6. Skill~ Cause-and-Effect Parenting: Connecting Our Kids to the Real World

Part III: Boulders
Obstacles on the Trail
7. The Parent’s Trail
8. Your Child’s Trail
9. Skill~ Sorting Out the Boulders

Part IV: Two Trails Side by Side
10. New Pathways 129
11. Compassion 137
12. Skill~ Removing the Leather: Brave Parenting

Conclusion: Contact with Nature

Acknowledgments
Bibliography
About the Author