View detailed profile Advanced or search site with. Location: Australia 1, posts, read 2,, times Reputation: But the laws also protect children if the authorities believe that the discipline becomes dangerous. You must actually stop it. Is she easy to get along with? Still, she confronted her dad about what happened, and he was honest that he did give the boy "a little spank. How do I know this story?
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Betty stared horrified at the two women: Mrs Thomson was visibly angry, while her mother was very obviously utterly furious and totally disappointed at the same time. Increase in blood pressure can be linked to being prescribed blood pressure medications. In a Pediatrics study, 3-year-olds who were spanked more than twice a month were 50 percent more likely to exhibit hostile tendencies by age 5. Her mother intervened. Teach them life skills, help then get and keep a job. Similar Threads how old is too old for spanking?
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The Babysitter and the Boyfriend. American laws give parents a lot of freedom on how to discipline their children. Your best protection is to know the law. How old are your kids? I am completely against spanking, and my husband believes in it. Animal studies have taught us this too- punishment is not the best motivator for changing behavior, positive reinforcement is.
The first two times it happened, we sent her to time out and explained why her behavior was wrong and that she hurt her brother and everything was OK for awhile. Feedback Special posts for you leave comments on art ideas, site suggestions, things you'd like to see written about, or just general feedback. That is what I gathered from reading it. We have come to a meeting of the minds, per se — a decision we both can live with. We use it as a first resort.