Dr. Miles Mettler

Dr. Miles Mettler

Miles Mettler has been an ambassador for Focus on the Family since 2016. He is an author and recently wrote, 52 Parenting Principles: How to Bring Out the Best in Your Kids. Miles is certified as a life coach, a Leading from Your Strengths facilitator, and self-talk trainer. He and Christy have four children. To learn more about Dr. Mettler, visit

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Simple Tips for Growing Closer to Your Kids

Dr. Miles Mettler recommends parents “ask for permission” to talk to their kids – rather than barging in and interrupting what they’re doing. That models respect and how parents want their kids to approach them. Overall, Miles’ objective is to help parents build trust their children.