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10 Things To Do Instead of Grounding Your Kid

Grounding your child, removing privileges, punishing with extra chores -- all of these approaches are meant to "teach a lesson." But research shows that kids get preoccupied with the unfairness of the punishment, instead of feeling remorse for what they did wrong Read More

Dr. Markham, It would have

Dr. Markham,
It would have taken YEARS of therapy for my parents to have gotten to the point where they could have applied your approach. How sad it is to know that a reasonable approach to parenting was far, far beyond their capabilities.

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Laura Markham, Ph.D., is the author of Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: How To Stop Yelling and Start Connecting.

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