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Parents Yelling at Kids

When Screaming at Your Kids Works

Diana Whitney | Posted 05.13.2015 | Parents
Diana Whitney

Grant me patience, Lord, but hurry. I recited these words like a mantra on our recent snow day, the second school cancellation in a week. Blindsided by the blizzard, everyone trapped at home again, I steeled myself for the hours ahead.

15 Ways To Keep Your Resolution To Stop Yelling At Your Kids

The Orange Rhino | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
The Orange Rhino

Take care of yourself. Prioritize sleep, exercise, me-time, and connecting with friends so that you are in a better place to combat personal things that can push you to yell, like hunger, exhaustion, feeling overwhelmed and experiencing any tough feeling of parenthood.

The Thanksgiving I Ruined By Yelling At My Kids

The Orange Rhino | Posted 01.26.2015 | Parents
The Orange Rhino

I am making progress -- I am yelling less and loving more -- and that is what matters to me more than perfection.

The Important Thing About Yelling

Rachel Macy Stafford | Posted 03.04.2014 | Parents
Rachel Macy Stafford

My child would not have learned this empathetic response if I had remained a yeller. Because yelling shuts down the communication; it severs the bond; it causes people to separate -- instead of come closer.

STUDY: Yelling At Kids Could Be Just As Harmful As Physical Discipline

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 09.06.2013 | Parents

Sticks and stones indeed break bones -- but words can cause real harm to kids, too, a new study says. And bullies in the school yard aren’t the only...

4 Ways To Keep Your Cool When Kids Misbehave

The Huffington Post | Susan Stiffelman | Posted 09.03.2012 | Parents

Dear Susan, I love my kids, but I yell at them much more often than I'd like. What can I do to keep my cool when they act badly? Signed, Always...