Archive for 'Limit Setting'
According to a recent report released by the American Academy of Pediatrics, psychological abuse can harm children well into their adult years and lead to emotional, developmental and psychological problems. Emotional abuse and neglect is one [...]
The connection between children’s development and their behaviour. Unwanted Behavior When it comes to our children showing less than desirable behaviours, it’s tempting to think kids are acting in certain ways on purpose. But really, problems [...]
How to know if you’re teaching or nagging your kids. Nagging Backfires Most of us have done it, nagged at our children. Maybe we’ve nagged our kids to clean their room, or do their homework. While [...]
Why reasoning with our kids is one of the best ways of setting limits. Discipline While setting limits is vital to our children’s well being, laying down the law without any explanation is one of the [...]
Sometimes your child’s misbehavior may have more to do with how she is feeling physically, rather than how she’s feeling emotionally. At one time the word ‘discipline’ had negative connotations. Today though, most experts see discipline [...]
Punishment and discipline. Why these two words are not interchangeable. Often when we think of disciplining our children, the word punishment comes to mind. But more and more, both experts and parents are seeing that discipline [...]
Sibling rivalry may be inevitable, but there are still ways to get our kids to show a little respect for one another. When it comes to relationships between siblings, most of us hope that our children [...]