How to Handle a Toddler Who Bites

2018-07-17T16:00:18+00:00

Q: My 26-month-old son has started biting me. It happens when he gets upset, frustrated, or impatient. His dad is currently away on a military assignment, although even when he’s home, his schedule isn’t regular.

 How to Handle a Toddler Who Bites 2018-07-17T16:00:18+00:00

Discouragement With Discipline

2015-07-09T23:16:48+00:00

Q: I am trying to discipline my 8-year-old and 9-year-old girls using the 8-day Strike method as outlined in John Rosemond’s The Well Behaved Child book. Basically, that means the first four strikes are warnings,

Discouragement With Discipline 2015-07-09T23:16:48+00:00

A Returning Student Brings Summertime Blues

2015-05-18T19:03:35+00:00

Q: My 18-year-old daughter has finished her freshman year of college. While it’s been a good year, she’s become rather distant in her relationship with us. We have good conversations sometimes, but most of the

A Returning Student Brings Summertime Blues 2015-05-18T19:03:35+00:00

Revolving Door at Bedtime

2015-05-01T21:39:48+00:00

Q: Our nine-year-old won’t stay in his room. He’ll be in and out, to use the bathroom, get a drink, and other excuses. He also has been reading after lights-out, hiding his reading by using

Revolving Door at Bedtime 2015-05-01T21:39:48+00:00

Crime and Punishment

2015-05-12T16:16:42+00:00

I’m often asked by parents whether the punishment should fit the crime. In other words, should a child’s punishment for a misbehavior have some sort of correlation, some connection, with that misbehavior? The simple answer

Crime and Punishment 2015-05-12T16:16:42+00:00

A Rude Awakening

2015-04-27T18:29:56+00:00

Q: Our four-year-old son has started to be disrespectful to other adults in front of me. For example, he snatched something from my friend’s hand that he wanted. When I made him apologize, he first

A Rude Awakening 2015-04-27T18:29:56+00:00

Embrace the ‘Meanie’ Label

2015-04-07T23:47:44+00:00

Q: My six-year-old son has started back-talking, mostly calling me a “meanie” when I tell him to do something he doesn’t like, such as chores, homework, no snack right now, etc. What’s frustrating is that

Embrace the ‘Meanie’ Label 2015-04-07T23:47:44+00:00

8 Ways to Love Your Unrepentant Child

2018-07-17T16:05:49+00:00

What can we do when our child keeps choosing the wrong path in life? Check out my article on  "8 Ways to Love Your Unrepentant Child" on Crosswalk.com. "Through it all, we hope our children

8 Ways to Love Your Unrepentant Child 2018-07-17T16:05:49+00:00