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Punishing Children

13 Ways To Deal With Kids Who Misbehave

Betsy Brown Braun | Posted 09.02.2012 | Parents
Betsy Brown Braun

Children do not need to cry, to be hurt, to be shamed, or to shout "uncle" in order to learn the lesson you are trying to impart.

'Spanking' Your Child: The World Disagrees

Marianne Mollmann | Posted 08.12.2012 | Parents
Marianne Mollmann

The vast majority of the world's 7 billion individuals live in countries that have, in principle, signed and ratified commitments to end violence against children in all its forms.

Bribery Or Intrinsic Motivation: Which Drives YOU?

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Carter, PhD

The best way is to work with my kids' natural, intrinsic drive to be productive -- even creative -- contributors to our household.

Before You Punish Your Child, Take A Reality Check

Darryl Sollerh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darryl Sollerh

Parents who retreat from insisting on consequences for their child's misbehavior deprive their kids of essential lessons in limits and boundaries.

Is There An Alternative To Punishing Our Children?

Darryl Sollerh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darryl Sollerh

Punishment doesn't work, and as far as we're concerned, the problem begins with the concept itself. So if punishment doesn't work, what does?