Scott Peck: recent publications

How to Be a Better Parent: 11 Things to Remember

Note: Make a real and honest effort when you are listening to your children. Don’t listen while multitasking and muttering, “Hmm, that’s nice, dear!”Sadly, I’ve seen lots of parents on their phones, their heads buried in Facebook or Instagram feed, while their child tries unsuccessfully to get their attention.

In his book, The Road Less Traveled, M. Scott Peck, M.

D., wrote, “You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time. True listening, total concentration on the other, is always a manifestation of love.”I knew a mother who loved her son so much, but her love came at a high price.

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