The important thing is to recognize that, to a large extent, behavior can be controlled, and pitfalls avoided by foresight. This means creating the kind of loving atmosphere in which good behavior
Many mothers and fathers associate the word “discipline” with punishment and see it as their duty to correct their children’s behavior through a variety of stern measures, including spanking.
Experiences That Shapes a Child Although the children follow roughly the same developmental path to sociable behavior, each youngster is inevitably influenced by the particular experiences of his
The word “discipline” means different things to different people. In its best sense the term describes a positive, pervasive form of life training aimed at the development and reinforcement of
A Portrait of the Well-Behaved Child What qualities distinguish the well-behaved child? He is in essence, a good citizen- a young person who has a healthy sense of self, who gets along well with