Too often I expect so much from others, but fail to see how my actions impact them. Realizing the folly of that thought and expectation has helped me see that when I require more of myself, others are willing to step up and come alongside my efforts and goals. Remember that children look to us to model behavior.

Kayla Marnach is the author of the Can Do Kids Series. Her newest book, I Can Do That! helps children learn self-regulating techniques. Told through rhyme from a child’s point of view, strategies are shared empowering the child to effectively learn and practice ways they can control their emotions and actions when they feel themselves becoming dysregulated. Order your copy today!