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How To Stop Yelling When Angry

Yelling has been called the new spanking. When I survey the parents I work with, I frequently am asked for help learning not to yell at your kids.  Although it represents great progress that we don’t consider hitting our children to be acceptable anymore, many parents feel stuck yelling at their kids, while being aware that this is not the way they want to parent. Yelling can cause long-term damage to the relationship, and to self-esteem, and cause our children to ignore […]