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Positive & Effective Discipline

Patience (Calm, Give appropriate time for compliance)

Organized (Consistent, Clear expectations/consequences, Logically consequences)

 Simple (Keep consequences/rewards simple, Short, Meaningful)

Involved (Need to have good relationship w/child for basis, Be involved with them, talk/play/cuddle/read/listen,
Set up opportunities for positive/fun interactions)

 Teach (Discipline is about teaching not punishing)

 Interactive (Model, Do with, Be present)

Valued (Value the worth of your child, Build self – esteem, Value discipline)

 Explained (Explain what you want ahead of time, Explain when they get it right, Explain what you want them to do rather than just “No don’t do it”)



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