12 April 2010

Disciplinary tactics

Your child is throwing a tantrum - how do you deal with the situation?

You’re exhausted and your child isn’t making things any easier. This is yet another day when he misbehaves at dinner table, throws a tantrum and refuses to get into bed. Do you shout and scream or discipline constructively?

Choose a strategy
Decide on a form of discipline (e.g. time-out or star charts) and stick to it. Your child needs to know what the consequences are of bad behaviour.


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