Empty praise vs. labelled praise and effects on resilience in kids

Nurture Shock by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman. Have any of you parents read this book? I discovered it in Gertrude & Alice, that lovely secondhand bookshop in Bondi and the title got my attention straight away. The sub heading also grabbed me, How Everything We Thought We Knew About Parenting Is Wrong.  The researchers examines praise … Continue reading Empty praise vs. labelled praise and effects on resilience in kids