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Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | My Disrespectful 6-Year-Old 19589 Question: I have a 6-year-old son who is very disrespectful. What can I do to help him change his behavior? Answer: Most 6-year-o...10/17/2018 1:00:31 AMI have a 6-year-old son who is very disrespectful What can I do to help him change his behavior Most 6-year-olds can be very headstrong They are able to do many tasks on their own 14184https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | 3 Things To Do If Your Child Leaves Home Without Permission 20620​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​As a parent, it is your responsibility to ensure your child’s safety.  So, remember to build parental authority. I...9/20/2017 1:47:40 PMAs a parent, it is your responsibility to ensure your child’s safety So, remember to build parental ​​authority If your child leaves home without permission, he is technically a 19164https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | Accentuate the Positive: Using Praise to Change Children’s Negative Behavior 20622​The following ​is a Q&A with Boys Town Behavioral expert, Dr. Patricia Gisbert, on some of the most common questions parents have about using ...1/24/2019 9:51:05 PMThe following ​is a Q&A with Boys Town Behavioral expert, Dr. Patricia Gisbert, on some of the most common questions parents have about using praise with their younger children 5694https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | Accepting Criticism: A Life Skill 20625Most Tweens think they know everything, and it is often very difficult for them to accept criticism. Although you may find this frustrating, it is ...6/16/2017 1:00:40 AMMost Tweens think they know everything, and it is often very difficult for them to accept criticism Although you may find this frustrating, it is developmentally appropriate for a 6080https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | Accepting "No" for an Answer 20626​This information is included in our Guide to Communication Skills. Click here to see the rest of the guide. ...9/20/2017 1:47:21 PMThis information is included in our Guide to Communication Skills Click here to see the rest of the guide Calmly ask for a reason if you really don’t understand 15484https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | Getting Along With Others 20731To be successful in dealing with people, you should: Listen to what is being said when another person talks to you. Say something p...9/25/2017 1:48:08 PMTo be successful in dealing with people, you should Listen to what is being said when another person talks to you Say something positive if you agree with what the person said 7807https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | What is an Appropriate Punishment for Cursing? 19753 Question: My 11-year-old son started cursing about a week ago. When we confronted him, he admitted to it and said it started out of anger....9/15/2017 9:15:44 PMMy 11-year-old son started cursing about a week ago When we confronted him, he admitted to it and said it started out of anger He is a straight-A student and involved in many 4945https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | Catch Kids Being Good: Praise and the Praise Box 20669The following is a Q&A with Boys Town behavioral expert, Dr. Greg Snyder, on praise and how to use it with the Praise Box. 8/25/2018 12:39:46 AMThe following is a Q&A with Boys Town behavioral expert, Dr. Greg Snyder, on praise and how to use it with the Praise Box A: More than anything else, children want and need the 8677https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | Showing Sensitivity to Others 20884 Express interest and concern for others, especially when they are having troubles. Recognize that disabled people deserve the same resp...11/28/2017 7:11:09 PMExpress interest and concern for others, especially when they are having troubles Recognize that disabled people deserve the same respect as anyone else A disability does not make a 3696https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Boys Town: Saving Children, Healing Families, Parenting Tips | 10 Signs Your Relationship Might Be Unhealthy 4816The following signs are red flags that your relationship is not healthy for you and it may be time to reevaluate the relationship all together.4/30/2018 1:58:18 PMIf you answered “Yes” to some of the questions, then you may be in an unhealthy relationship Start taking steps toward identifying how to build healthy relationships, and visit 7778https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx