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Kids Lies

Why Kids Lie

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 05.16.2013 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

It's important to raise children to value honesty, and to prevent lying from becoming frequent and consistent, the point at which lying is most troublesome. The first step in figuring out how to address a lie is to consider why your child is telling it. Is the child trying to avoid trouble? Save face?

When Your Child Lies: A Reality Check

Darryl Sollerh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darryl Sollerh

From a child's point of view, keeping some secrets, such as calling a boy or perusing a Playboy, can be a path toward individuation.