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