Critics have raised concerns about the Ezzos' lack of professional qualifications and patterns of behavior former associates say should disqualify the Ezzos from public ministry.
Moreover, Anne Marie and Gary Ezzo have been estranged from both of their adult children for the last decade. Thus, the Ezzos lack pertinent professional AND personal qualifications for directing other parents.
His family does not reflect the promises in his books. The Ezzos contend that when parents implement their methods with young children, their reward will be friendship with their adult children. But Anne Marie and Gary Ezzo have been estranged from their children for the past decade.
"Unprepared to Teach Parenting"
by Kathleen Terner, Christianity Today
"Adventures in Ezzoland"
by Frank York, Midwest Christian Outreach
Timeline of the Ezzo Controversy
Documentation linked in timeline format