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  1. Need Help W/ Unruly Niece and Inconsistent Dad
  2. Calming down
  3. Do ALL kids really "like boundaries"?
  4. Needing some new/old ideas!
  5. Defiant, angry 4 year old
  6. 4yo and eating "steadily"
  7. 123 Magic?
  8. the nurtured heart approach
  9. is this okay????
  10. Constant attitude from 3 year old dsd
  11. picking up after themselves
  12. There is not always a "fix" for the difficult child...
  13. Some ideas for making a child listen?
  14. Do you ever think punishment is appropriate?
  15. hitting and general agression
  16. 4 Tips for Disciplining a Sensitive Child
  17. The Benefits of Ignoring Children Sometimes
  18. What do I do with this kid?!
  19. What do you do when they won't eat?
  20. Conflict resolution with baby and toddler
  21. New baby and a 3 year old - why is he behaving like this?
  22. What is Gentle Discipline?
  23. stopping yourself before you yell or taking a break before you make a mistake
  24. A question about books...
  25. gentle discipline for a 4 year old
  26. Power Struggles with a 3 year old
  27. Help parenting gently
  28. I feel like I've lost any ability to be gentle with my children
  29. Down on AP (and very suspicious)
  30. Distraction to Discipline/Logic
  31. Discipline for a 7 year old
  32. Not the right time
  33. gentle discipline and cleaning up toys
  34. An aggressive 5yr old has appeared
  35. Spitting
  36. Please help me with my son
  37. Bad behavior in public places
  38. how would you handle this?
  39. Dealing with out of control kid without losing my temper
  40. Software the will control my kids' activity on computer
  41. 6 year old tantrum/sibling trouble
  42. Help me find the consequences for a button-pusher
  43. 3 year old hitting
  44. Need to vent about my almost 3 yo...NVC, CL, UP
  45. Philosophical Discussion - Do our children really need our feedback?
  46. "Daddy, we used to play together, and now you just hit me"
  47. I have no tools, no strategy, my 5yo is impossible. long.
  48. Gentle Discipline
  49. Discipline and a rambunctious boy
  50. I don't want to spank!
  51. Need a refresher: Ideas for 7 year old's consequences or.....???
  52. Am I expecting too much of my 2 3/4 year old?
  53. Daughter and testicles
  54. Gentle discipline when safety is an issue...2 yr old running into traffic...
  55. need some insight on books for my 6 year old child with PDD-NOS, ADHD, and ODD
  56. Book recs for defiant, tantrummy 4 year old?
  57. 12 yo "friend" biting my 9 yo, advice?
  58. How to get back to gentle guidance when working with two kids?
  59. help me learn about rhythms of the day and Waldorf rituals
  60. Hand-in-Hand Parenting: Helping Children Sleep
  61. Was this punishment too harsh?
  62. 3 year old having a tough time.
  63. How do you deal with hitting?
  64. Help me get back to gentle discipline!
  65. age appropriate expectations for 4 and 7yo to clean up after themselves
  66. Help me get out of this negative cycle and get my kids to cooperate!
  67. Feeling overwhelmed:(
  68. What are some basic resources
  69. Yack,yack,yackityyackyack
  70. Dealing with other people's out-of-control children
  71. Gentle Discipline in Busy Traffic
  72. Help 7 year old daughter out of control
  73. Two year old nasties!
  74. HELP!
  75. parents of a child with ADHD please weigh in your thoughts (cross posted in Childhood Forum)
  76. Help with a 3yr old with an attitude!
  77. Question for those w/ children/toddlers who 'misbehave':
  78. Changing my discipline techniques... where do I learn about GD/CP?
  79. toddler hitting and wanting to talk about it a lot
  80. Just need a little GD support!
  81. Irritating two-year old
  82. I Need Help!
  83. Will She Ever Outgrow Tantrums?
  84. Toddler won't nap
  85. Creating harmony in mixed pre k and kindergarten classroom
  86. My 3.5 year old wont be nice to her father
  87. Can we discuss punishment and control?
  88. Proposed New Law in Kansas- spanking with marks
  89. HELP with 6YO who does whatever he wants!!!
  90. 10 mo old and biting
  91. emotional growth: book suggestions?
  92. How do I deal with the defiance??
  93. Getting a toddler outside in winter...with dignity intact.
  94. Defiant Toddler
  95. Terrible 5's
  96. Help me understand "Gentle Discipline"...crazy 2 year old driving me nuts!!
  97. Help with strong emotions/overstimulation in 4 year old
  98. 20 month old hitting
  99. Natural consequences for rules - 3.5 year old
  100. Friends who parent differently
  101. Ungrateful Child
  102. Four year old being too rough with animals
  103. Child behaves differently for different parents? Help!
  104. sibling issues and nvc
  105. You're an idiot, you're stupid, shut up - How to handle degrading remarks?
  106. Grandfather
  107. getting back on track???
  108. Almost 6 yo DD will.not.pick.up.toys
  109. Daughter wants rewards chart
  110. I will never forgive myself, how to get through this?
  111. hard to handle mother in law, my son's only living grandparent.. .immigrant... doesn't respect my wishes.. .
  112. Toddler throwing things in the house
  113. 4 y.o. "agressive"? aspergers? gluten?
  114. I don't know what to do. I keep trying, yet nothing works.
  115. Six-Year-Old Son has anger / control / empathy issues
  116. Disconnection with 4 yr old DD
  117. "Gentle discipline breeds wild kids."
  118. In public
  119. Don't know where to go from here... language
  120. I Feel Slimmed
  121. Another 3.75yo thread: Throwing things/destruction
  122. 21 month DD won't eat for me
  123. Practical advice for setting limits - Feisty 3 year old
  124. 3 Year Old - Raging/upset. How to help with emotional expression?
  125. My 6.5 year old steals all the time
  126. 3.5yo hitting/kicking her little sister. Help!
  127. Help with Tantrums and Crying Fits in 6 Year Old?
  128. 3.5 Year Old Tantrums/Rages
  129. 3yo and hurting others
  130. "No! That's mine!"
  131. 5.5 yo went on walk alone
  132. Can I get some quick help/advice re: mommy tantrums?
  133. Help, four year old hitting me and throwing things at me when angry
  134. Food and Eating HELP
  135. 2 yo Being Really Rough
  136. Please help: 3yo behaviour issues
  137. Driving me crazy! Competition...
  138. Experiences with Parents Anonymous
  139. Serious Biting
  140. Is shutting a 4 yr old outside during a tantrum okay?
  141. 13 month old has started slapping
  142. Making up after hard morning
  143. Okay, I give up. I need some major help with my 3 year old.
  144. Do you use behavior/reward charts?
  145. Potty traing w.o rewards?
  146. Help with aggressive toddler
  147. Time-ins with raging child?
  148. help with fits
  149. What does 'gentle discipline' mean to you?
  150. On behalf of a friend... what to do when a child destroys expensive property of another?
  151. Seeking strategies to help 4 year old stop hurting her brothers
  152. 8-year-old not keeping up simple responsibilities, freaking out a lot
  153. It's all so funny
  154. how todeal with private behavior in public?
  155. Different Parenting Styles within the Family
  156. Teaching Politeness
  157. other toddler hitting my child
  158. Child peed on another child
  159. Everyone on mothering says hitting is NOT acceptable in their homes, but what steps do you take when a child DOES hit?
  160. Following other people's rules
  161. need advice/help...
  162. Learning Mindfulness from a kid - stop saying Hurry up
  163. dealing with aggression without punishments
  164. The bottom of the GD toolbox...
  165. Talk to me about meal times in your house.
  166. my three year old hitting her oldest sister who four
  167. disrespect and disobedience - big time
  168. I spank, I yell, I get mean... I want to change and need help.
  169. Is child punishment ever necessary?
  170. Gentle ways to get 3yo to listen and reasonable expectations.
  171. 17 month old: face grabbing and hitting
  172. Help with Discipline for 3.5 Year Old
  173. How to discipline toddler that I babysit?
  174. I poured water on her head I feel like a terrible mother
  175. Multiple requests over and over again
  176. 2 year old throwing food and spilling milk!!
  177. Is this normal 4yr old developmental behaviour?
  178. How do I get my children to respect my/our belongings? very frustrated
  179. Gentle disciplining and friends that don't
  180. Mothering's Babywearing Contest
  181. 17 month old hitting while nursing...
  182. Lost my temper at 4yo, scared him and he tried to hide from me!
  183. I need more dscipline tools for strong willed 3 yo
  184. Children do well if they can
  185. With in laws all week!!! Agh!!
  186. HELP. Discouraging nonverbal 2 year old from hitting/biting/pulling hair?
  187. unruly child
  188. My 2yo hurting my daycare kids :( :(
  189. 16 month old pulls hair (mine, other children). Advice?
  190. clean-up time, whining, I'm pregnant, tired and frustrated
  191. 3yo rough with me and new baby
  192. Auugh! 4yo DS has been a nightmare!
  193. Biting my baby
  194. Competitive and hitting in DD's cousins - Need Help!
  195. How do you respond to a "tantrum" in a 2 year old?
  196. Irritability, negativity, and uncontrollable tantrums in 3, 4, 5 year old...
  197. Five-year-old is talking back, yelling and disrespectful!! Have no more patience for this...
  198. I need help with my four year old- update in first post
  199. Whining: I want to pull my hair out! Please help. >.<
  200. The Sillies
  201. Large Family...kids not lsitening...not doing chores...HELP
  202. Abusing the Chickens
  203. Role playing practice/group - How to talk so kids will listen
  204. I hurt my child, and I don't want to anymore.
  205. My 6 year old's angry tantrum: I'm lost
  206. Book Recommendations?
  207. Hello Everyone
  208. What do you do when your child bites?
  209. "A Nation of Wimps"
  210. 6 year old is impossible to wake up in the morning
  211. Unreasonable? Alternatives?
  212. "Bad Mommy!"
  213. "America and the Roots of Violence"
  214. "There is not always a fix for the difficult child"
  215. 5 year old not listening at school, either
  216. I just locked my three year old in his room...
  217. One change that made a huge difference
  218. 18mo hitting as a response to "that hurts!"
  219. Mothering article: Helping Kids with Frustration and Rage
  220. Can a 3.5 month old throw a temper tantrum?
  221. I'm at my wits end with my 11 year old...
  222. managing 2 specific toddler behaviors
  223. Chore Chart Recommendations?
  224. Breaking the cycle
  225. DS is a runner
  226. Sleep training yes or no
  227. New to Positive Discipline - Struggling
  228. Helping Kids Learn Personal Space/ Boundaries
  229. Kids stomping and playing
  230. My 4 year old does not stop hitting children at preschool
  231. Slow fix parenting and CPS
  232. When a child seemingly cannot accept "no" for an answer?
  233. can you help me respond to these pet peeve behaviors? 2.5 yo
  234. my a-ha parenting moment
  235. Gently curbing repetition and endless rituals with 2.5 year old?
  236. My 3year old son seems to have social anxiety..?
  237. Women needed for research on relationships - chance to win $100
  238. Help Me Evolve From My Knee-Jerk Negativity, etc...
  239. out of gentler solutions for 2.5 yo "violence"
  240. When toddler goes to "Crazy Town" with dog
  241. My 2 1/2 year twin girls are driving me crazy!!
  242. Sleep Battles and Sleep Lady Shuffle for an almost 20 month old, please help!!!
  243. Feeling out of control
  244. Explosive 7 year old - homeschooling - don't know where to turn...have exhausted my efforts.
  245. Your six year old
  246. Negotiator....advice?
  247. Please help...I am regularly losing my cool with my 2 year old
  248. 3 year old hitting as a habit
  249. When do kids understand discipline?
  250. almost 3yo hitting us - how to handle it when alone with him