PUNISHED BY REWARDS

PUNISHED BY REWARDS

SUMMARY: Rewarding and punishing children as a way of getting a child to behave comes at a steep price. Instead of rewarding and punishing your child, become familiar with what children are developmentally capable of and learn more effective interactive strategies.  Using rewards and punishment…

TEACHING SELF-CONTROL VS CONTROLLING YOUR CHILD

TEACHING SELF-CONTROL VS CONTROLLING YOUR CHILD

Self-regulation is a deep, internal mechanism that underlies mindful, intentional and thoughtful behaviors of children. Self -regulated children can delay gratification, stop themselves from doing something inappropriate, and consider more appropriate alternatives. There is a big difference between children who behave well because they are…