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