One complaint of children and teens is that their parents don’t listen to them. It seems they think parents have only one way to solve a problem. Sometimes, however, the constancy of problems in a family can be overwhelming, and it may be easier to just fix the problem the way we are most comfortable. However, one approach […]
Communication is very tricky when dealing with child discipline issues. It is easy to assume that parents are being clear in their communication when, in actuality, children struggle to understand what parents are saying and meaning.
Often when disciplining children, there can be a tendency with many parents to go to one extreme or another. Usually this is due to the frustration a parent feels when dealing with a child who has been impulsive, immature or egocentric. Yet, we know this is the norm for children.