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