New Year’s resolutions are a great tradition, but often one that quickly falls into the “made to be broken” category. Though well intentioned, those resolutions that kick off your year begin fading until they become distant memory – or material for next year’s resolution. Make this year’s resolutions stick by giving them a better chance…

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The Powerful Word of the month is “goal-setting.” The new year is often a time when people talk of commitment, expectations, and goals they hope to achieve. But while intentions are good, few people follow through because they don’t fully set and plan their goal-achievement experience in advance. While some might believe that goal-setting is…

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Parents play a key role in helping their kids set goals—and achieve them. Sidekicks Family Martial Arts Center, a FishHawk martial arts school, child and teen development specialist Dr. Robyn Silverman identifies key ways we can help our children visualize success.

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It’s February.  Only a month and a half ago many of us set goals and made New Year’s Resolutions.  How’s that working out for you? Are you making strides or are you…stuck? It’s OK. Many of us get tripped up on the path to triumph. You’re at a critical point at this moment though– you […]

Completing Any Goal: From Tripped-Up to Triumphant is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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Based on Dr. Robyn Silverman’s Keynote: Limits, Labels & Luggage: Shedding the Past so We Can Claim Our Future Many of us have what I like to call, “Goal Envy.” We see others setting and achieving goals that we want to be our own.  And yet, we come up with all kinds of reasons why […]

Limits, Labels & Luggage: Leaving Behind What Holds Us Back is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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The Powerful Word of the Month is VISION.  Isn’t vision a GREAT way to start off the New Year?  It urges us to take the time to imagine what it would feel like, look like and sound like when we finally achieve our goals. It gets us excited and motivated.  It keeps us inspired when […]

Got Vision? Dr. Robyn Silverman Introduces the Powerful Word of the Month is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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This month’s Powerful character word is "vision." Therefore, our power-chat discussions and activities will aim to help our students visualize their goals as well as to help them imagine what it would feel like, sound like, and look like, to have already achieved their goals. Click Here to Watch Dr. Robyn Silverman, founder of the…

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Watch out! Goal Sabotage: The 7 Words that Block Your Dreams Dr. Robyn Silverman It’s easy to blame others for getting in the way of our success. But in 2011, how about we take responsibility of our goals and our outcomes? As we are creating our vision boards and writing down our goals (have you […]

Watch out! Goal Sabotage: The 7 Words that Block Your Dreams is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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A Thanksgiving Article about Celebrating the Bounty Right In Front of Us It was a popular discussion in our household. Three kids. Three desserts. Six eyes darting back and forth.  Who got the best cupcake? The biggest dish of Jello? The largest number of Mandarin “dinky” oranges? “Mom! Scott got more than me!” Dad would […]

Keep Your Eyes on Your Own Plate: How NOT to Compare in a Competitive World is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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