Guidelines for Dealing with an ANGRY Child

Guidelines for Dealing with an ANGRY Child

Posted by in Parenting on 24. Aug, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Leah Davies, M.Ed AVOID Screaming at the child. Embarrassing the child. Shaming the child. Labeling the child. Threatening the child. Hitting the child. Hurting the child in any way. Indulging the child. Reinforcing inappropriate behavior by giving in to his/her outbursts.   DO Accept the child as a valuable human being. Accentuate his/her strengths. […]

Stop Treating Kids Like Criminals

Stop Treating Kids Like Criminals

Posted by in News on 06. Jun, 2013 | 0 Comments

A Missouri teenager was recently arrested for defacing a yearbook. Before that, an honor student was charged with two felonies for doing a science experiment, and a 7-year-old got suspended over a gun-shaped Pop-Tart. Here in America, we like to treat our kids like felons. A report last week on New York City schools’ troubling […]


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