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How do you discipline your kids when they’ve outgrown the time-out chair? Learn How.

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How to discipline your teen can be challenging. We’re here to help you be effective and fair.

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A Guide to Discipline

There are many different views of “right” and “wrong” when it comes to disciplining your child. Sometimes it is hard to stick to your intended plan of discipline when your child is having a severe meltdown in public and strangers are staring. Boys Town’s approach combines both positive and negative consequences. We have pre-selected content that is popular among our readers.

Learn more in our Guide to Discipline.

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