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Behavior & Discipline
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Discipline Challenges & Techniques
Creative Solutions to Common Parenting Challenges
Discipline doesn’t work on my defiant toddler!
Discipline—Part II: Five Helpful Tools
Discipline—Part I: Some General Principles
Disciplining a friend’s child: good or bad idea?
Five Steps for Teaching Kids Not to Talk Back
Getting a 2-year-old to stay in time-out
Getting Their Way: How kids try to manipulate their parents and what you can do about it
Getting Your Toddler to Behave
Gimme a break: when a 5-year-old wants everything she sees
Help! My daughter is being steamrolled by her kindergarten classmate!
How Can a Parent Discipline a Toddler?
How can I assert my authority with my 4-year-old?
How can I effectively discipline my preschooler?
How can I encourage good behavior from my 19-month-old?
How can I get my 15-month-old to sit still at mealtimes?
How can I get my 8-year-old to stop whining?
How do award charts work?
How do behavior charts work?
How do I deal with my demanding niece?
How do I get my children to get going in a timely manner every morning?
How do I get my preschooler to follow instructions?
How do I stop my 3-year-old from misbehaving in public?
How do I stop my 4-year-old’s screaming outbursts?
How can we prevent our children from playing with the computer?
How do you define discipline?
How do you respond to a child who contradicts everything you say?
How Not To Raise a Brat
How to Avoid a Common Parenting Mistake
How to encourage cooperation from a 5-year-old
How to encourage good behavior
How to Stop the Whining
Is it wrong to punish a child at daycare and at home for the same infraction?
Is my son too dependent on routines?
Lessons Learned from “Super Nanny”
Misbehavior: When to Ignore it and When to Stop it
My 13-month-old communicates by screaming
My 3-year-old won’t cooperate with anyone
My 4-year-old son just sees me as his playmate.
My 5-year-old is so bossy
My 5-year-old repeats questions even though I answer her the first time.
My 5-year-old shoplifts, even though he knows stealing is wrong.
My 5-year-old won’t get dressed in the morning!
My 6-year-old acts up in school; how do I get her to behave?
My 7-year-old is a trouble-maker; what should we do?
My 8-year-old refuses to clean her room
My child behaves badly at Pre-K
My daughter cries to get what she wants
My daughter says “Mommy, don’t hurt me!” when she misbehaves in front of others.
My daughter’s silliness is out of hand
My kids behave well for everyone but me!
My kids never do what I tell them to!
My son has violent outbursts
My son hits himself in timeout!
My stepdaughter mistreats the baby
My well-behaved son turns into a terror at school; what should I do?
No matter what I do, my 5-year-old continues to misbehave
Permissive Parenting:Why It’s Bad for Parents & Kids
Reactions That Teach Children Not to Listen
Runaway toddler! What to do when a toddler dashes off in public places
Should I encourage my passive 3-year-old to fight back?
Should I worry if my daughter’s easily influenced by her peers?
After seeing his father, my son only responds to discipline when I yell
Stop your whining!
What do I do when a friend’s child mistreats my son?
What if my child thinks time-out is fun?
What Parents Need to Know About Peer Cruelty
When a child listens to only one parent
When a little girl likes to pretend she’s a man
When a youngster tells damaging lies—what should be done?
When he doesn’t get his way, my son tells me to “Go away!”
When her kids don’t listen, this mom starts yelling
When I discipline my 2-year-old, she fights back!
When my toddler is around a friend, he becomes unruly
When Parents Disagree on Discipline
My difficult children are overwhelming
Dealing with the emotions of divorce
When we’re not around, the kids act up
Why is my style of discipline ineffective?
Why must I yell to get my kids' attention?
With both parents sick, a child begins defying their authority
Your 2 ½-year-old: how strict is too strict?
“You’re going to get in such trouble!”How to get your kids to stop fighting and start getting a
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