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