Turn Noncompliance into Compliance

dennis_6Anyone that’s been around a toddler knows that they don’t always follow directions. This noncompliant behavior can take many forms: simply staying where they are, running away, whining, or even having a tantrum. Noncompliance isn’t just limited to toddlers either; adolescents and adults can also exhibit noncompliant behaviors. Continue reading “Turn Noncompliance into Compliance”

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Think Time In, Not Time Out.

time-outMany of us can reflect back to our childhood and remember a time when we did that thing which resulted in us hearing, “timeout”. As adults, many of us use this common punishment strategy when we see a child act out inappropriately. The question is, are we using it effectively? Continue reading “Think Time In, Not Time Out.”