Get Kids' Behavior Back on Track With This Easy Parenting Hack! by Allison Peacock

Parenting
11 months ago
Get Kids' Behavior Back on Track With This Easy Parenting Hack!

Kids may need simple reminders of the conversations and agreements they make with us during problem-solving discussions. Make it fun to help your child stay on track by allowing him to come up with a code word for you to use with when he slides. My son came up with his own word to help him remember his pledge not to talk back to me. I only had to prompt him with a peppy, non-judgmental “Switzerland!” a couple of times. 

The process of discussing what needed to change and eliciting his own choice as a tool for success helped with his internal shift. And the pesky negative behavior was history!

Donna John
Sometimes those hubbys needs a code word, too! :-) Great tip, Allison Peacock !
Allison Peacock
I've even used this with girlfriends, too!

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