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First, your child is not at odds with you or anyone else -- not in his view. I hated when people would try to teach me things. At a very young age I even declared openly to my mother that I would not learn from her mistakes; that sometimes learning from my own mistakes was the best way to learn. You said, "especially if he is not able to do it himself ...


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How can his parents help him to understand, that those behaviors tend to push off other people... Do you want him to understand, on an intellectual level, that these behaviors push off other people? Or do you want him to stop those behaviors? The former is a challenge for six-year-olds, and does not reliably lead to the latter. (Think of all the adults ...


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The primary motivator for many children is attention. If the behaviors he is exhibiting are getting attention from you and others, you might try removing that incentive. This will take much discipline on your part, but if you can stick to your guns, you might be able to shift his behavior. Examples He wants to learn something but doesn't want to put in ...



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