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Play to your strengths, always.
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Good-bye spanking, hello time-outs.
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No child deserves to be hit. There are things that children do that anger parents, or that put the child or others at risk, or are socially unacceptable, but there is never a reason to hit another human being to discipline or teach. What does this mean, in plain language? It means parents should not be allowed to hit or spank their children.
The complex nature of parenting together is a universal experience.
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Defence attorneys argued the allegations were fabricated by judgmental passengers who didn't like how Watanabe looked and dressed her child.
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To spank, or not to spank? That is the question.
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Parenting expert Alyson Schafer offers alternative discipline methods to the nagging, yelling and spanking cycle.
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While spanking was a common form of disciplining kids for years, the tactic is now banned in 43 countries.
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Alyson Schafer takes a look at modern parenting, revealing what we're doing wrong.
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"Hitting another person is an act of aggression and violence. Period. We can’t be ageists."
Adults and children alike need to practice self-regulation.
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