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ARTICLE OF THE MONTH ? STRENGTH-BASED PARENTING WITH AUSTRALIAN PSYCHOLOGIST LEA WATERS In this month?s article, Australian educator and positive psychology expert Dr. Lea Waters discusses the characteristics and methods of strength-based parenting. She also suggests resources for parents on how to develop children?s strengths. Her new book, The Strength Switch: How the New Science of Strength-Based Parenting Can Help Your Child and Your Teen to Flourish, offers sound advice on guiding your children to identify their innate strengths and how to enable those strengths, rather than deficits such as learning disabilities, to flourish and lead the way in development. For a copy of Waters? Glossary of Strengths, click the yellow link button. For a copy of the article, click the blue link button. For more information, tune in to the SoundCloud below.