This is where we’re heading. Using the science of behavior, of mindset, and influence to get on your child’s team and encourage their very best. Funny he keeps saying he doesn’t know if there’s research behind all of this. There is!… Read the rest
Some good tips from experts for anybody who yells at their children. Deep breathing, “I” statements. We find, as usual, the moral argument is the true antidote. It’s wrong to yell at your kids, it’s harmful to their health, and we don’t have the right to harm them like that.… Read the rest
See my essay re: I statements here… Read the rest
Short answer: yes say something, but do it with a calm, helpful and concerned tone.
I see it regularly, usually screaming and threats by the parent. What’s the appropriate response?