Discipline is a very important part of parenting. Ithelps children grow in a loving way.
Discipline is not punishment. Punishment is not theway to teach children to behave. It may only teachthem to be afraid of you and to hit others.
Physical punishment, such as hitting, spanking orshaking can hurt children. This is abuse.
You can also abuse children with words. Forexample: when you make them feel unloved, stupid,wicked, or hopeless.
Give your children reasonable, limited choices.Limit give children freedom to make decisions.
discipline is teaching.....
It is one way to show love to your children.
This material is based upon work supported by the Extension Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, under special project number 91-ESPN-1-5169.
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