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