4 Steps to More Patience as a Parent


Patience. It’s something many of us in the Empowering Parents community wish we had more of. In a recent poll, we asked readers about how you respond when your children act out. An overwhelming number of parents expressed the desire to develop more patience with their kids.

But what exactly is patience? For many people, me included, patience means remaining calm, even in the face of a child’s extreme acting out behavior.