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Is it OK to scold your child?
Last Updated: 26th June, 2020
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Keeping this in view, can yelling at a child be harmful?
Result: yelling. New research suggeststhatyelling at kids can be just as harmfulashitting them; in the two-year study, effects from harshphysicaland verbal discipline were found to be frighteninglysimilar. Achild who is yelled at is more likely toexhibitproblem behavior, thereby elicitingmoreyelling.
Likewise, how do you punish a child for bad behavior? If you're looking for alternative to spanking, hereareeight ways to discipline your child without usingphysicalpunishment.
- Place Your Child in Time-Out.
- Take Away Privileges.
- Ignore Mild Misbehavior.
- Teach New Skills.
- Provide Logical Consequences.
- Allow for Natural Consequences.
- Reward Good Behavior.
- Praise Good Behavior.
Similarly, it is asked, at what age should you discipline your child?
Discipline in its simplest forms can start assoonas 8 months of age. You'll know it's timewhenyour once powerless little baby repeatedly slapsyourface or pulls off your glasses…andlaughshysterically.
What should you not say to your child?
19 things you should never say to kids
- "I'm proud of you"
- "Good job!"
- "You should set a good example for your brother"
- "Wait until your father/mother gets home"
- "I will never forgive you"
- "I'm ashamed of you"
- "Don't worry, everything will be OK"
- "Here, I'll do it"