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Aug
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answered What should I do before calling the police if I suspect child abuse in the neighbourhood?
Aug
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comment Is it bad practice for a parent to tell their children when they have a right/reason to cry?
Agreed. Phrasing is very important for validating the emotion.
Aug
16
answered Is it bad practice for a parent to tell their children when they have a right/reason to cry?
Aug
7
reviewed Approve How can I help my 9 year old son fall asleep and stop stuttering?
Aug
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reviewed Approve How can I help my 9 year old son fall asleep and stop stuttering?
Aug
4
answered What is an effective dating policy for a 12-year-old boy?
Aug
3
answered My son talks way too fast and I need help
Aug
3
answered How to get my 14 month old toddler who has a lot of food allergies to gain weight?
Jul
29
comment My 5 year old step son has started crying about everything and wanting to go to moms
FYI, my 5 year-old behaves similarly when she doesn't get her way, and her mother and I have been married for 18 years. My 8 year-old went through a similar phase. It's possible you might be reading too much into it.
Jul
28
answered How to cope with a crying infant in the car during short trips?
Jul
20
comment Private school vs bad public school for a young child
Unfortunately, since I read these for my own edification, I don't keep a bibliography that makes them easy to find later. Here's one article I found with a quick search that deals with forming attitudes about whether you're good at math.
Jul
20
answered Private school vs bad public school for a young child
Jul
14
answered How do I accustom my students to interact with children of a higher economic class?
Jul
13
answered 8-year-old right away repeats action after she is told not to do them
Jul
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awarded  Nice Question
Jul
8
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
7
comment What is the most appropriate way to address contrarianism in a 4-year-old?
Agreed about the sometimes. It's important to allow choices whenever feasible.
Jul
7
answered What is the most appropriate way to address contrarianism in a 4-year-old?
Jul
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awarded  Good Answer
Jul
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comment Behavior changes after social events
It's broader than that; this was just one example, but that's a good insight. In fact, we are already working on it.