How can I get kids to listen?

In this week’s episode of Ask the Child Therapist, we are talking about the #1 question all parents want to know – How can I get kids to listen?!


Are you banging your head against the wall trying to get your kids to listen? You are not alone. This is the most common question I get in both my practice and on my site.

Being ignored is not fun, especially when it is your kids! Teaching them to listen comes down to these three things.



Are you tired of being ignored? Are you tired of shouting? In this episode of Ask the Therapist, I talk about three simple steps to get kids to listen.

Other suggested reading on how to get kids to listen:

Do You Want Your Toddlers to Listen? Then Stop Telling Them This.

Child Therapist’s One Simple Tip to Get Kids to Listen.

Use These 4 Quirky Tips to Get Kids to Listen Without Correcting Them.

Consequences Not Working? This Might Be the Problem.


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Child Therapist's Secrets to Get Your Kids to Listen