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