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