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The Whole Truth

Parenting is hard.

I don’t care who you are, what you do, how much money you have, where you live, how you parent, or even how many children you have. 329 more words

New Parents

Walk a Mile in Their Shoes

Sharon Doubet is an associate professor in the department of Special Education at Illinois State University. Sharon’s research focuses on the development of young children ages birth to five, families of young children with disabilities, qualitative research methodology, and the social emotional development of young children. 1,052 more words

Social-Emotional Development

Positive Guidance and Clear Limits: an Effective Behavioral Approach

There are many different ways to discipline a child. Often, we start out with the strategies we remember from our own childhood. Then, we may turn to advice from fellow parents. 512 more words

Challenging Behaviors

Negotiating with Terrorists

If I’ve learned one thing about parenting a toddler, it’s that everything you read about parenting toddlers is crap.

Many an article encouraged me to offer Miss E choices to help her feel like she has some control, and to attempt to avoid the inevitable power struggles. 385 more words