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... consequences chart " for her son. She is having a hard time diciplining him, always has. I notice she doesn't give him consequences for really bad behavior, and then the next time he takes the bad behavior to the next level. ... (6 replies)
... Hi: Its my opinion that this is about control. Your sister has allowed him to keep pushing until he has control of the home. Read any parenting book and one of their first points is going to be set firm boundaries. Every child is going to test the limits to see what they can get away with and when the authoritive figure says stop the child then use this mark in the... (6 replies)
... Hello Ozzybug. Thank you for your thoughtful reply, and obviously experienced opinion.I can see how my making the chart for them would not be as helpful as her taking on the responsibility. She and I talk a lot about her struggles and challenges in parenting. My husband & I don't have children, but know a little enough that she needs help, and she asks us for help, and our... (6 replies)

... i seen a post on here about a behavior and consequences chart and i was thinking about making 1 but i wasnt sure about how to go about it and if it would even be appropriate for my situation and their ages so i was looking for advice. ... (1 replies)
... Actually, that wasn't a questionnaire. They were just examples of things I needed people to help implement. It didn't have to be those exact things. Also, I have no problem setting rules, sticking to what I said, disciplining... I already know how to handle that. Like I said, there's story there that isn't being told, and it has nothing to with me being like one of them... (13 replies)
... agree that I will complete the agreed chores, follow the agreed rules or there will be consequences. These consequences will happen without fail. ... (13 replies)
... Good luck with your daughter. It sounds like you are in a tough situation without a lot of support. I know I have had trouble coming up with appropriate consequences, but a friend said something to me that helped quite a bit. The best consequence would be "what ever her daughter wanted to do NEXT. ... (11 replies)
... EXCELLENT RESPONSE! Very wise. If you truly want to help your sister, I think it would be best to encourage her to get some counseling. She could tell her pediatrician what is going on and ask for a referral. Trust me, she's not alone. Her pediatrician would not be surprised by the question. There are alot of good books out there. Unfortunately, I can't think of any... (6 replies)
... Hello Tay. He is super polite in school, with us (my husband & I) , and all my friends even compliment on how extremely well mannered he is. He only behaves like that with her. She's not a bad mom. She's a great mom. I mean, she has done a good job to teach him how to properly behave around others, etc. Her guilt is from the father never having been in the picture. ... (6 replies)
... Mia This is tough!!! Your poor sister! At least she has you to help her. I think the chart is a very good suggestion is to watch Super Nanny or Nanny 911....whatever that show is. How does he behave in school? If the behavior is only with the mother then, as you said, there are some deeper issues. But why does she feel so guilty? She cant carry guilt forever... (6 replies)
... Hey There MsMia- I know this is a tough situation, but sweety, I have to say it is your sister's place/job/responsibility to discipline her own son. I know it's tough being a single parent because I have been there, but her asking you to make a behaviour/consequence chart isn't right. Now, I'm not judging in any way, this is just my opinion. As his mother, she must be the... (6 replies)
Please help!!!!!!
Dec 27, 2006
... heir bodies, they do experiment and they do lie to get out of trouble. BUT, at the same time, at 10 years old, your daughter is old enough to understand what is appropriate and what is not appropriate. ... (3 replies)
... inions ahead of time if she were to get pregnant by her sexual activities. Wrong, but creative nonetheless. It shows that she may actually understand some of the consequences of her actions, not that she's making the appropriate choices, but that she understands the possible consequences. ... (11 replies)
Teen Son
Mar 27, 2007
... nd of therapeutic aide, which can sometimes be provided for by the school. A male would certainly be preferred over a female and it must be someone who can model appropriate behaviors towards others out in the community. Something like a big brother or a mentor. ... (3 replies)
... I know my son. I know he knows his limits, I know he tests them, and I know that is age appropriate. All toddlers do this. However, toddlerhood is the age when children get out of control. If you don't reign them in now, it will get harder and harder, as the egocentricity which is toddler age-appropriate only grows. As far as my "Unwillingness to explore alternative... (119 replies)
... e and started going through their belongings, and we needed to make a point that this would not be tolerated. I am sure that the therapist will be contacting the appropriate authorities about the situation, as she is required to do, and the repercussions for my husband will likely be severe. ... (1 replies)
... It is highly unlikely that a hard line stance, or a tough love approach will be appropriate. Improper treatment of your daughters illness could have lifetime consequences if you choose various trial and error methods or are not providing her a unified approach. ... (2 replies)
Son just turned 18
Mar 21, 2011
... I know it's hard, but sometimes you just have to "let him face the music". He's 18 and considered an adult, so he will have to deal with the consequences on his own. You need to tell him that he will have to find another place to live if he's not going to follow the rules. ... (3 replies)
... we reserve spankings for deliberate disobediance and lying. Other 'offences' are handled in other, more creative ways by finding an appropriate consequence. ... (119 replies)
... reward system and if they've been good, we take them to the dollar store for some goodies. You have to set boundaries and have a family contract with rules and consequences that everyone has helped to write. Catching him being good and telling him so will help too. ... (9 replies)

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