Raising Kids Who Can


The family meeting is a key concept among parenting experts and family counselors, and Raising Kids Who Can is the first book to show how regular family meetings can help nurture responsible and caring children and adolescents who grow into capable, independent adults.

Bettner and Lew show how successful family meetings foster the Crucial  Cs (connect, capable, count, courage).


Raising Kids Who Can offers parents clear steps, vivid examples, and plenty of motivation.

Bettner and Lew teach how to:

  • Encourage self-esteem
  • Approach discipline in a new way
  • Create an enjoyable, effective family meeting
  • Use the meeting for problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Tailor the meeting to your particular family structure
  • And much more

Additional information

Dimensions 7.5 × 5.5 × .5 in