by Jeff Fink and Jon Halpern
“Parenting is an awesome responsibility!” say Jon Halpern and Jeff Fink in this entertaining and informative video. As professional educators working with parents, teachers and children for over 20 years, Jeff and Jon have valuable messages to share about the need to set limits for children and the importance of saying NO. Included in this presentation are ideas for setting family rules and expectations, techniques for staying firm when children try to negotiate, and methods for setting appropriate consequences when rules are broken. Your family will benefit from these powerful lessons in Setting Limits and Boundaries: How to Say No to Your Kids. With discussion guide. (24 min.)
About the authors
Currently a counselor for The Blake School, an independent school in Minneapolis, Minn., Jon has also been a classroom teacher in both public and private settings. In addition, he serves as an adjunct faculty member for Hamline University, St. Paul, Minn. For more than 20 years Jon has supported teachers and parents working on issues of managing children behavior, including time spent as a psychometrist and chemical health instructor.
Jeff Fink has been an educator in St. Paul, Minn. for nearly 30 years. He has served as a regular and special education teacher as well as a behavioral consultant. Jeff also teaches courses at Hamline University, St. Paul, Minn. He has been helping teachers with classroom management and parents with issues of discipline for children for more than 20 years.