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