by Irene van der Zande, Kidpower Founder and Executive Director | Jul 14, 2020
“Stop! You are doing that wrong!” “No, I’m NOT. I always do it THIS way!” “As usual, you’re being completely disorganized and illogical!” “Typical! You’re being completely rigid and rude!” As you can see, this is a conversation that is not going well – and has too often happened between my dear husband Ed and […]
by Irene van der Zande, Kidpower Founder and Executive Director | Jan 5, 2016
The lessons learned with the help of many wonderful people are the basis of many of the Kidpower emotional safety, boundary-setting, conflict resolution, and positive communication skills we teach.
by Irene van der Zande, Kidpower Founder and Executive Director | Dec 13, 2012
Kidpower’s vision of working together to create cultures of caring, respect, and safety for everyone, everywhere is a lofty goal that is often challenging to make real in our daily lives. Here some resources that can help.