How to build a growth mindset in your child

May 17, 2022, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Did you know? Your brain is like a muscle. Just like when you lift weights, when you exercise your brain, it will get bigger and stronger.

Have you ever tried something new and given up because you couldn't do it straight away? Remember that feeling of disappointment, frustration, embarrassment or even anger?

For your child those feelings can be amplified, which is why developing the right mindset early on is important.

Children with a GROWTH MINDSET enjoy learning new things and view challenges with more enthusiasm. Growing their problem solving skills, curiosity and confidence along the way.


When your child knows that their brains are capable of growing, amazing things can happen! So how can you help them develop this mindset?
 

In this live workshop with the Psychologist you can learn

1. What is a growth mindset and why does it matter for children?

2. What is the difference between growth mindset and a fixed mindset, please explain with examples

3. How to nurture a growth mindset in children? What are some of the activities for the same

4. How can a parent model a growth mindset? 

5. What is reframing technique and how does reframing techniques work?

6. As it is said that your words become your reality, what are some of the words we should eliminate from our day to day conversations to develop a growth mindset

Do you have any more questions? Please let us know in the comment section below and we shall take the up.

Kumkum Jagadish, Clinical psychologist

Kumkum Jagadish is a Psychologist and Counsellor and specialises in counseling, parenting and life skills development. She has been conducting various sessions on areas like self-awareness, parenting and life skills development to name a few. 

 

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| May 16, 2022

Hello Ma'am ! I watch all your sessions and these are very useful to me. My 8 year old daughter does not have a high opinion about herself. She gives up sometimes even before beginning a task. She keeps saying , ' I can't do that, I am smart not like others'. Earlier I used to be very critical of her and gave her a frank opinion about her performance, probably that's why she is so underconfident. But now I think a lot before, telling her and use my words judiciously so that she doens't feel demotivated? Please advise what else can I do to make her feel confident?

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| May 16, 2022

Let me first take this opportunity to commed you'll for such a useful topic. The children nowadays are not strong mentally enough to face challenges head on. I want to understand what could be the reason for the same? Has it got something to do with the parenting, or the environment or the technology and role of media? What can we parents do now so that our children are strong mentally to face any situation in life and not start crying or looking for support when facing tougher circumstances. Thanks in advance!!

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| May 16, 2022

Namaskar Madam! My children are 11 and 9 years old respectively. They are not concerned about what they want to be 10 years down the line. They are more focused on fighting with each other, watching Movies, ipad, playing games and arguing with each other. Whenever I bring up this discussion they say there is lot of time in that. How do I make them future oriented from now on so that they are perpaed for it and are aware in which direction to move ahead?

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| May 17, 2022

Ma'am I am interested in knowing how can I help my two children aged 10 and 7 develop a growth mindset? Are there some techniques which parents can practice with them or is it something that they themselves need to to do to achieve it?

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| May 17, 2022

Namaskar Madam ! Our words are mightier than a sword,we all have heard this statement. And for a child his parents' opinions,thoughts, principles in life matters the most. Please Share some inputs on how should we talk and behave with our children so that they develop to their maximum potential? My daughter is 7years old and son is 5. 2 years old. Thanks 👍

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| May 17, 2022

Hi! Welcome to Parentune Workshop. We are doing today's Parentune Workshop on - How to build a growth mindset in your child.

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| May 17, 2022

Please ask your question and we shall take them up.

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| May 17, 2022

Hello Prity! Expert is answering your question now, stay tuned in.

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| May 17, 2022

Ma'am most of the time even before I empathize my elder daughter aged 12 runs away not letting me to talk . She is an introvert. How can I help her .

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| May 17, 2022

When I am with my younger child aged 7yr .she comes and starts comparison

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| May 17, 2022

Hi Rimjhim! Expert is answering your question now, stay tuned in.

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