The Connective Family Blog

Here’s where we talk all things Connective Parenting NVR with news and views from our very own Sarah Fisher, members of the Connective Family team and our associate team of experts. Remember, there’s no ‘one size fits all’ with the Connective Parenting approach, so you’ll find a whole host of useful topics here for all families. And plenty for professional practitioners.

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Have a browse below and, don’t forget, you can listen to the Sarah Fisher Podcast here, too.

Parenting tweens and teens

The transition from childhood dependency to adult independence - it’s scary stuff! We often think of teenagers appearing in our homes the morning after their 13th birthday, like the scene from Kevin and Perry. But actually pre-teens or ‘tweens’ develop from about 8-12...

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Presents or presence?

Presents or presence?

How can you create a calmer Christmas in your home? Does the answer lie in presents or presence? What I'm talking about here is Connective Parenting presence, rather than the things we’re all worried about buying in time for Christmas! I talk about presence an...

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