On Parenting: discipline


Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/22/2012

Is duct tape the solution to nagging?

A new book suggests that parents go on a nagging fast, using duct tape on their mouths if necessary.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Discipline

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 07/05/2012

Are kids better off if they (sometimes) hate us? (Video)

One the subjects tackled at the Aspen Ideas Festival was the notion of over-parenting. Several experts have said they are seeing a young generation that has been too coddled, that doesn’t understand, let alone have, the skills to become self-sufficient.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  11:34 AM ET, 07/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Childhood development, Discipline

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 07/03/2012

Physical discipline increases chances a child will develop mental illness, report finds

Physically disciplining a child increases the chances the child could develop a mental disorder or drug dependence, a new study on the subject says.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Discipline, child development

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 07/02/2012

Heat and storm damage translate into parental power outages

Some advice on how to cope.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  12:08 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/12/2011

Is spanking a race issue?

Root DC contributor Nikki Peele says blacks and whites may view corporal punishment differently, and there are statistics to back up her claim.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  discipline, spanking