Growing a Grown Up with Vicki Hoefle
September 12th, 2018

Are you tired of reminding, lecturing, and nagging your children?

The Parent Connection was so pleased to present Vicki Hoefle, author of the best-selling book The Straight Talk on Parenting. On Wednesday, April 11, 2018, we heard Vicki identify five major parenting obstacles and provide solutions that will help your family for years to come.

Parents today feel pressure to provide the perfect childhood for our children in order to raise happy, healthy, well-adjusted and high-achieving children. Middle schools, high schools and colleges, however, report that many students are showing greater signs of anxiety and fewer signs of resiliency and self-sufficiency than ever before. Hoefle’s talk will help guide parents in setting their children on the path to independence and adulthood.

Vicki’s presentation, was infused with humor and practical parenting advice. We all aspire to be good parents that raise respectful, responsible, and resilient children who grow into strong, self-sufficient grownups.

Click here to read our Top Ten Takeaways from Vicki’s presentation. 

Vicki Hoefle is the author of the best-selling books Straight Talk on Parenting, Duct Tape Parenting, and Parenting as Partners. She combines her expertise in psychology with her experience as a certified parenting coach to provide time- tested tools that lead to a happy and peaceful family life. Her informative and highly engaging presentation style has kept her in demand as a speaker, facilitator and educator for over 20 years. Ms. Hoefle is a mother of six and lives in Petaluma, California.