JoAnn Crohn of No Guilt Mom is a parenting educator who helps moms feel confident in everything from raising empowered, self-sufficient kids to dropping the anxiety and guilt out of modern parenthood.
No Guilt Mom offers self-paced digital courses in handling big emotions, getting kids to help out more, creating a morning routine, and conquering the homework drama.
JoAnn is the co-host of the No Guilt Mom podcast, a former board-certified middle-school teacher, and a mom to 2 kids, ages 13 and 8.
In this episode, Amy and JoAnn discuss:
Why rewards charts taught as classroom strategies can often become counterproductive
Why kids do well if they can [14:00]
When rewards charts actually DO work [20:21]
No Guilt Mom's HAPPY approach to parenting more effectively– while raising happier, more self-sufficient kids at the same time... [26:00]
Here's where you can find JoAnn:
@noguiltmom on FB/IG
Here are the links to the podcast episodes Amy references:
Fresh Take: Stacy Haynes on the Best Method to Help Kids Who Struggle
Amy and Margaret's interview on the No Guilt Mom podcast
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