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How to Get the Most Out of Family Dinners

August 20, 2012 | The Main Dish | 0 comments

Part 7 in a series: Christine Carter and bestselling author Kelly Corrigan talk about how to get the most out of family dinners.

Last week’s video takes a look at the benefits of dinnertime and what it is we should model during dinner.  This video that will follow gives you the tools to make it happen.  Even if you’ve only got 20 minutes and one parent available, you CAN teach your kids dinnertime rituals that will make them happier people.  Seriously!

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The first video in this series is The Psychology of Success. The second is Achievement Doesn’t Matter. The third teaches more about the Right Way to Praise Kids. The fourth is Let Your Kids Fail. The fifth is How Not to Raise an Ungrateful Brat. The sixth is Family Meals are Hugely Important . This is the seventh video in the series.


© 2012 Christine Carter, Ph.D. This video originally appeared in March 2008.

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