July 17, 2018

Boundaries = Safety

You can watch the video version of this post on my Facebook page.   (more…)

March 1, 2017

Extinction Bursts: Why What You’re Doing “Isn’t Working.”

If you’re a part of my Facebook group (or even if you aren’t) you’ve probably heard me refer to the term “extinction bursts”. Usually at the

February 27, 2017

Using Declarative Statements with Toddlers and Preschoolers

How often do you find yourself saying things like “Stop that.” “Put that down.” “Come here.” “Sit still.” ?  I feel like

February 25, 2017

An Introduction To Natural and Logical Consequences

Natural and Logical Consequences are a method child guidance (often called a discipline method) that has certain advantages over other methods- such a timeouts: They’re