This is a bonus episode from a Facebook Live I did on the main Hand in Hand Parenting Facebook page.
Have you ever doubted your gentle approach to parenting?
Ever been told that you are too soft on your kids?
Science says it’s impossible for kids to focus on our teaching moments when they are already upset or angry. It says that shouting and punishment is more likely to reinforce the difficult behaviour.
Ignoring it does not make it go away, it makes it worse.