• Kids
    Positive Reinforcement
    Expect the Best from Your Child
    Expect the Best from Your Child Assume a “Good” Child Assuming your child is a “good” kid is part of setting your child up for disciplinary success, and is a big element of positive discipline. Nobody wants to be “bad,” and every hum...
  • Kids
    Positive Reinforcement
    Respect Your Children and Yourself
    Respect Your Children and Yourself It's a Good Idea! The fact that children are little, seemingly-irrational, and inexperienced shouldn't be held against them. Children should be held against you—gently. It's a Good Idea! Respect your child'...
  • Kids
    Positive Reinforcement
    Rule of the Day
    Rule of the DayPeaceful homes are usually those in which children obey the rules of the home and respect their parents and each other. But most children don't do this naturally. Teaching a child obedience and respect is an ongoing process-and one...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Children's Busy Book
  • Family Life
    Getting Organized
    Careless Child
    Set up a simple system of rewards to help your child keep track of things. ...
  • Kids
    Positive Reinforcement
    Pushing Your Buttons
    Learn about positive discipline to deal with a child who insists on pushing your buttons at home. ...
  • Kids
    Positive Reinforcement
    Solve Temper Problems
    Focus on positive behavior to help your child with temper problems. ...
  • Kids
    Good Sportsmanship
    Positive Feedback in Sports
    How can you keep your child grounded when he gets overly excited about his athletic performance, but still provide positive feedback? ...