Premium: How Can I Soften My Child’s Defenses and Help Open Her Mind To Different Ideas?

Listener Q + A from September 29, 2023

"I have the kind of child who will do the opposite if I ask her to do something. How do I soften her defense and so she'll open her mind to ideas different than hers? One example is I want to watch the No Way Back film in the family movie night but also worry she'll simply push back, or worse, shut herself tight on this topic."

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