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6-Year-Old Reacts Violently to Discipline14241​Question:My 6-year-old granddaughter lives with me. For the past two years, her mother has had visitation rights. My granddaughter has become ...8/25/2018 12:25:25 AMI do not want to hit her about things that make her angry or sad, such as hearing “no” or being put in time-out Then they take a large breath and blow out their candles one by one 3163
2-year-old in the No stage is throwing tantrums and acting naughty14172Our 2-year-old son is deep into the “No” stage of being a toddler; every time we tell him to do something, or not do something, he responds by telling us “No.” What can we do?​1/15/2019 4:48:30 PMlike removing him from all activities and having him sit in a two-minute Time-Out or saying "NO, Mommy") and don't give him any attention for the length of the Time-Out 3033
Parent and school staff disagree on mode of discipline14425 Question: My 7-year-old son is beginning to hate school. He is impulsive and as a result, often has to sit apart from his classmates. This...9/15/2017 9:15:35 PMWhile there, he is missing out on classroom fun and educational instruction Second, find out what is occurring at school directly prior to the inappropriate behavior 1695
Don’t Spank Kids, Teach Them11866Spanking as a form of discipline remains a hot topic of debate, both among parents and in the public forum. 11/22/2017 3:29:32 PMSpanking as a form of discipline remains a hot Every time you see your child make a good decision, point it out and praise them Discipline Early Childhood Meltdown Time Out Toddlers 2652
Disciplining Preschoolers14209 Question: I have twin girls and an almost 4-year-old boy. I am having discipline problems that are getting worse. I am getting frustrated ...9/15/2017 9:15:25 PMI have twin girls and an the behavior is stopped, issue an immediate consequence (a time-out, removal of toy, etc Discipline Early Childhood Meltdown Respect Time Out Toddlers 1192
Time-out Guidelines for Parents12052​​​​​​​​What is time-out?Time-out is a way of disciplining your child for misbehavior without raising your hand or your voice. Time-out involves re...8/25/2018 12:57:08 AMWhere should the time-out area be located Do not let your child leave time-out unless he or she is calm; your child must remain seated and be quiet to get out of time-out 6528
Top 5 Strategies to Teaching your Children to Behave12057​​Children are great learning machines, but they learn more through experience than they do from their parents talking. Below are five strategies f...8/25/2018 12:57:25 AMChildren are great learning machines, but they learn more through experience than they do from their parents talking "Would or could you," is not as Discipline Pat Friman Time Out 10499
My Teenager Is Nervous about Starting High School. What Can I Do to Address Her Concerns and Prepare Her for the New School Year?12348 My teenager is nervous about starting high school. What can I do to address her concerns and prepare her for the new school year?Starting hig...6/16/2017 1:02:34 AMStarting high school is nerve racking because we put so some much emphasis on how high school really matters And it's so important and you have to do Back to School Time Out Tweens 1018
Game Over: When Technology Takes Over Quality Time11808A family vacation is right around the corner, and Mom and Dad are excited about what they have planned: staying in a lakeside cabin, fishing...8/25/2018 12:41:47 AMThis information is included in our Guide to Parenting in the Digital Age Click here to see the rest of the guide Digital Family Teens Time Out Tweens Today's Family 3145
Time Out — Reimers12435Time OutA “time-out” is probably the most often used and maybe the most often misused strategy for managing children’s behaviors. Parents have all ...6/16/2017 1:02:39 AMTime-outs are often misused because time-out is an actually time-out from reinforcement The technical term for time-out is time-out away from reinforcing or fun activities 1055