Whether or not smacking children is effective or even acceptable is a topic that polarises people in today’s society. Many believe we’ve become too soft and need to bring back ‘old-school’ parenting – without shame or remorse.
Those who are in favour often make the argument that they were smacked and still turned out fine.
But, imagine if our children grew up saying they turned out well because of the way they were parented rather than in spite of the way they were parented.
In this week’s podcast episode Dr Justin Coulson explains how discipline is different from punishment.
If you’d like to discover simple strategies and ideas for disciplining your children in ways that work, and that reduce or eliminate parental guilt then download my ebook Time Out is Not Your Only Option today (just $9.99).
The principles and strategies you’ll read are based on some of the very best psychological research that the world has to offer. And when you begin to practise them you’ll notice the difference in your children, and they will notice the difference in you.