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