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Children And Bad Attitudes

Children And Bad Attitudes

No doubt, parenting is hard work. We all face those days when our children’s behavior gets the best of us and we wonder, “Am I really cut out for this job?” However, this should be the exception not the norm. Bad attitudes and rude behaviors must be corrected for the children’s sake as well as [...]
Biting

Biting

Biting can be a common but unacceptable behavior. Children who bite are usually under stress. The stress could be as simple as not wanting to share, or something larger such as a change in the family or a new sibling. If your child is biting other children or adults, here are some suggestions to help [...]
Aggression and Young Children

Aggression and Young Children

Why preschoolers get aggressive: It is a natural part of their development To get what they want They have seen aggression modeled within the home or on media Fear of another youngster so they act first Frustration with attempts to master new skills Feelings of resentment when they are away from familiar people and places [...]
Adolescent Rebellion

Adolescent Rebellion

Just hearing the word ‘teenager’ can send chills down the backs of some parents. In our society, adolescence is often viewed with dread and fear. The media often portrays teenagers as rebellious troublemakers that cause their parents untold grief. Actually, most adolescents weather the teen years with minimal difficulty. It is true that adolescence does [...]
5 Tips for Foul Language

5 Tips for Foul Language

Language skills are an important part of your child’s development. As babies, they listen to the way we speak and the tones of our voices. Parents look forward to the day when their little one utters their first word such as “ma-ma,” “da-da” or “bye-bye.” But what happens when your child utters his first “bad” [...]

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