There’s nothing really complicated about using time-out for serious behaviour (a.k.a naughty chair, naughty step, solitary confinement). It does work…if done properly. Time-out is suitable for 2 – 10 year olds. Use time-out for those more serious problems such as fighting and/or hurting others.
There are many ways parents can deal with child behaviour problems. The discipline strategies that I will be sharing with you in the next few posts are all derived from the Positive Parenting Program or Triple P. How to manage child behaviour problems by setting clear ground rules (3 – 12 years)
This is one of the most common questions I get asked in my private practice – How can I get my child to behave? Without knowing what precise concern or issue brought you to this post, I will give you some tips but, more often than not, most parents have solutions to behavioural issues but they …
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