Amy McCready
41

Amy McCready

Babble.com: 7 Tips for Better Behavior From Your Kids

Fortunately, I got an email in my inbox last week that introduced me to parenting expert Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and author of If I Have to Tell You One More Time...The Revolutionary Program That Gets Your Kids to Listen Without Nagging, Reminding or Yelling ...

Is yelling the new spanking? Parents try to turn down the volume with kids

I think (this) definitely is a generation of yellers,” said Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and a TODAY Moms contributor. Many families tell her it’s the number one issue they want to change. “I have never met a parent who enjoys yelling, and I’m overwhelmed by the ...

Dodgeball trauma: Gym class bullying turns kids off fitness, study finds

For parents with kids who are teased, one way to help ease the emotional scarring that comes from gym class bullying is knowing how to handle it the next time it happens, says Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions. Start by teaching bully-proofing strategies...

What To Do If Your Child is a Brat

But there are some red flags, according to Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions in Raleigh, N.C. and the author of "If I Have to Tell You One More Time. " Among them: You often indulge your child to avoid a scene, your child speaks in a sassy way or thinks she or he is ...

New kid survival guide: How to help a child thrive in a new school

“The first big transition is the physical environment,” says Amy McCready, TODAY Moms contributor and founder of Positive Parenting Solutions. “The more that [parents] can prepare the child ahead of time, [the better].” “When [parents] are learning all the rules, the kids will see the ...

How to deal when other kids have potty mouths

Amy McCready is a parenting educator and author of If I Have To Tell You One More Time… The Revolutionary Program To Get Kids To Listen Without Nagging, Reminding, or Yelling. As the founder of Positive Parenting Solutions, McCready has dealt with this parenting dilemma before. ...

How to get your kids to help around the house (without nagging and screaming)

“Parents often resort to these things because they don’t have other tools and strategies that work,” says Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and author of If I Have to Tell You One More Time (Penguin Group; 2011). Kids should be helping around the house from an early ...

Sidelines etiquette: How to watch your child play sports without losing it

TODAY Moms contributor Amy McCready warns parents against criticizing or arguing with the referee. The only person who should talk to the ref is the coach, she noted. “If there is an issue with the referee, stay out of it—the coach will deal with it. It is hard not to speak up, but it is ...

Newest twist on kid-shaming: Parents post dorky photos of themselves as punishment

During 'Bully Prevention Month,' it's interesting that some view parental cyber-bullying as OK,” said TODAY contributor Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and author of If I Have to Tell You One More Time. McCready said that not only is public embarassment a ...

Fashion face-off: Should you let your kids dress themselves for school?

But Amy McCready, TODAY Moms contributor and founder of Positive Parenting Solutions, cautions that what’s appropriate for mom or dad might differ for the child. You might cringe when your daughter pairs pink and red, but she might love it. “Parents have to ask themselves: What is the ...

7 Tips for Getting Your Kids to Behave Better ... Without Nagging

Fortunately, I got an email last week that introduced me to parenting expert Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and author of If I Have to Tell You One More Time…The Revolutionary Program That Gets Your Kids to Listen Without Nagging, Reminding or Yelling. Aha! That ...

As residency begins, will Vegas audiences burn with love for Britney?

“Kids are resilient, but constantly being uprooted or being away from home for long periods of time can take a toll,” says Amy McCready, a parenting expert and founder of Positive Parenting Solutions. “Putting down roots in Vegas for two years will allow Britney to create a consistent ...

Raleigh moms talk cursing, sex in New York :: WRAL.com

The first was Raleigh mom Amy McCready, owner of Positive Parenting Solutions and Today Moms contributor. On Tuesday, she was part of a segment on swearing on The Today Show. You can catch the clip by clicking here. At about the same time, Laurie Watson, another Raleigh mom, was on the ...

Spare the rod and irreparably damage vocal cords

"I've worked with thousands of parents and I can tell you, without question, that screaming is the new spanking," said Amy McCready, the founder of Positive Parenting Solutions. Well, I have a new strategy this week. I've taken over the care of my son's voracious collection of silkworms. ...

Creating Facebook Page For Business Creating, Facebook, Page, For, Business, create, for, m

From: acrosstheriverarts Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 03:15 More in Music "If I Have To Tell You One More Time..." by Amy McCready, available in hardcover and paperback! "If I Have To Tell You One More Time..." by Amy McCready, available in hardcover and paperback! ...

PCC Parent Education Presents: Positive Parenting Webinar with Amy McCready

Pasadena, Calif. - Pasadena City College Parent Education group will host a positive parenting webinar with parenting expert Amy McCready. The webinar is scheduled for Thursday, March 27, 2014, 9pm to 10pm, PST. McCready is the founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and the ...

9/4: Positive Parenting Solutions How to discipline a child with love? -

Amy McCready, Founder of Positive Parenting Solutions, has taken the agony out of parenting with her indispensable and simple-to-use program described in her book, “If I Have to Tell You One More Time”. Join CJ as she gets the answers you need to the 3 most common challenges for ...

Parenting Guru: Is it wrong to punish kids?

Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and the author of If I Have to Tell You One More Time... The Revolutionary Program That Gets Your Kids to Listen Without Nagging, Reminding or Yelling, says many parents today confuse discipline with punishment. Positive Discipline ...

Book Review: If I Have to Tell You One More Time by Amy McCready

Amy McCready, founder of Positive Parenting Solutions, Inc., knows about the day-to-day power struggles that go on in families and she’s got advice that can help the next time you’re faced with a child who refuses to brush her teeth, get off the computer and come to dinner, or put his ...

Penn State Live Heard on Campus: Amy McCready at the Penn State Forum

" -- Amy McCready, parenting expert and founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and author of "If I Have to Tell You One More Time...The Revolutionary Program That Gets Your Kids to Listen Without Nagging, Reminding or Yelling," who spoke today on the topic of "Ending the entitlement ...

Join Newsle to find out when Amy McCready makes the news.

As a Newsle member, you’ll be able to:

  • Get alerts on Amy McCready
  • See news articles & blog posts about Amy McCready
  • Follow your friends & colleagues in the news
This profile only includes publicly available information. Questions or comments? Contact Us
Freebase CC-BY
Data from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY
Source: CrunchBase
Data from Wikipedia, licensed under the GFDL