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You've come to the right place! We have heaps of Child Behavior information to support parents here on this site, and you can even ask your own questions if you can't find what you need.
Behavior management is one of the biggest issues parents struggle with, so let's give you a map of what is here on this site to get you started, then if you can't find exactly what you are looking for, just submit a question via the Ask Annie link on the navigation bar to the left.
What Is Good Or Bad Child Behavior?
is our page that might challenge you to think a bit differently about what exactly a child behavior problem is. As parents we often get locked into having to be the boss, and trying to enforce our requirements on our children. Of course we do have the bigger picture to take care of, but often we have set up a huge power battle with our children that simply is not working.
Disciplining Children looks at how we can parent more effectively and what kind of discipline works to motivate children to be independent and take responsibility. You might be surprised what I have to say about time out!
Need some help to turn your little ratbags into angels? How you react and deal with your feelings goes a long way to teach your kids to behave better. Learn how
to handle those stressful times better.
Defiant Children are a parent's worst nightmare - how do you cope with child behavior that seems to be destroying the family? Most parents want child modification programs to radically change the child! Read my pointers, plus there is a recommendation for a very good program that will help with extreme child behavior.
Angry Parents = Angry Kids
If you feel like you are out of control you are not going to be handling difficult behavior with your children very constructively.
What to do if you feel like you are at the end of your tether. Don't worry you CAN turn things around and create a happy family life.
Are You Struggling With Teenager
Teenagers are a wee bit challenging for many parents! They are starting to pull away and look to their peers for guidance, and they are often living in a world very different to the rest of the family, and it can be tricky to keep those lines of communication open.
Our Teenage Behavior page has an audio you can listen to, talking about teens, and also down the bottom are the links to heaps of questions other parents have sent in about managing teenage behavior. There is a wealth of information included in my replys, so grab a cuppa and take your time to absorb it all. There is also a form on that page where you can submit your own question, and I'll answer it as quickly as I can.
Communicating with Teenagers is our page looking at how you can build a good relationship with your teen, and be someone they will respect and turn to when they need help. Keeping teenager involved in family life can be a bit of a juggle sometimes!
What Are Other Parent's Saying?
Our Parenting Questions pages
have heaps of questions submitted by parents, and my comprehensive replies. Plenty of ideas here, and of course you can ask your own questions too.
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Your Questions and my Answer become a page here on our website, so together we inspire and help other Parents.
More Help With Managing Your Child's Behavior
Our Parenting Tips
pages have lots of articles submitted by other parents and experts and there are heaps of tips to give you some ideas about managing your child's behavior.
Types Of Parenting Styles will give you a better understanding of the kind of parenting style you may be employing, and some ideas if you think you might like to make some changes! After all, if we can't keep on doing the same kind of parenting and expect different results. More often than not, when we learn and grow as parents, we end up parenting far more effectively.