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- COULD A BAD MOM BE GOOD FOR YOU? Goldman, Leslie; Grant, Claire // Marie Claire (US);Feb2005, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p88
The article focuses on parenting related problems on mothers part. No dysfunctional is reserved for mothers plagued by the most serious emotional and behavioral problems. Women who suffer from a laundry list of everything holds herself responsible for a child's well-being. The article informs...
- Rules, Rules, Rules. Springen, Karen // Newsweek;11/26/2001, Vol. 138 Issue 22, p76
Discusses raising children, and limits parents place on various things including television, videogames, and candy. How placing severe restrictions can illicit a rebellious response; Connection between television viewing and obesity, slowness, and overly aggressive behavior; How to help...
- When you're afraid of losing her. Cordes, Helen // Daughters;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1
The article offers advice on how parents can deal with children who have serious problems. Parents are advised to give more time and uninterrupted attention to girls who are in trouble. It is the responsibility of parents to listen to their daughters without judging and reprimanding, for them to...
- The bright side of life. Baker, Carrol // Australian Parents;Dec2003/Jan2004, p20
Focuses on teaching optimism to children. Implications of being optimistic parents for children; Factors to consider by parents regarding their disciplinary style; Importance of praising children. INSET: Don't get confused.
- Holding children accountable for their actions. CARTER, WESLEY // Charlotte Post;10/6/2011, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p1B
The author gives advice to parents on how they can teach their children to take responsibility for their actions.
- Setting Limits With Love. Greenberg, Polly // Scholastic Parent & Child;Jun-Aug2003, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p33
The article provides suggestions for parents to set limits for children. The parents must stick to a few essential rules that apply to a variety of situations. The rules should be explained in simple terms that the child understands. When a parent allows a child to make a decision, and the child...
- Why kids space out. Sjostrom Miller, Carol // Parenting;Jun2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p124
The article gives advice to parents on how to help their children remember key details. Author Virginia Shiller explained that selective memory is normal for children who are 5 to 8 years old, in which they tend to remember what is important to them. Children should not be overloaded with too...
- Help! I'm a parent! Laughlin, Tim // Ellis County Press;9/27/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 25, p4
The article focuses on the importance of setting boundaries for the children at a very young age and consequences when those boundaries are compromised or rules are broken, noting that consistent discipline will train a child to respect a parents authority.
- FIGHT OR FLIGHT? WRUBLE, AMY // Parenting Early Years;Apr2013, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p38
The article offers insights from several children's care experts including pediatric dentist Mark H. Goldenberg at Beverly Hills, psychotherapist Jill Spivack, and author Betsy Brown Braun, which discusses the worth picking battles with children when they are begging for something.