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