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Premack Principle: One tip is to use the premack principle--if you want to perform a given activity, you'll perform a less desirable activity to get at the more desirable activity. For example, if i want increase my exercise but i really love drinking coffee and reading the paper in the morning, i could exercise first and then drink coffee and read the paper. No exercise, no coffee and paper. Works like a charm! ...Read more
Son born at 32weeks, now 3yrs 10mths doesn't tell us when he needs the toilet or is wet. Tried pictures/rewards etc. Has ligamentous hyperlaxity.
What does Pedi say?: What does your pediatrician say? Any other medical problems? Any emotional or mental development issues? Please provide more details. I'd love to be able to offer advice. ...Read more
Relationships: Our relationships offer us endless opportunities to grow and evolve. This may not always feel pleasant at the time. People tend to choose each other for unconscious reasons, and then struggle over issues that are sensitive to both. The most mutually satisfying relationships provide love, trust, connection, and affection that extend over time, no matter what stresses are also going on. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My granddaughter is 8 yrs old and has sucked her thumb forever; for at least the last year, we tried to get her to stop, using a mitten, bandaids, duct tape, rewards etc. Her permanent teeth are coming in very large and spacey. What to do?
Dental appliance: Around age 6-8 when new front teeth are erupting it is important to extinguish finger sucking habit. A dental appliance cemented on top arch may help. It is designed like a fence and makes it difficult to form good suction with the digit. Necessary to discuss problem w child. Suggesting they switch hands, or outline their hand on paper can help the child recognize & concentrate on this issue. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
# 1 cause of .......: C'mon. Everything in moderation. And a scotch of love & nurturence never hurt nobody, no how! ...Read more
Trade works: Parents forget they automatically do things their kid values which can stop.That trip to practice/club/etc. can be traded for work they do.You don't have to sign off on that field trip at school, they can cool their heals in the library unless they will trade it for chores. Get creative.While money can work in some instances, teaching them to put value on effort goes both ways. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rewards for good : Rewards for good behavior can be a simple as goods words and praise for good behavior. Most children like to keep their parents happy and do good. Try to stay away from candy. You can try bribes like a certain toy but try not to get in the habit of rewarding them for everything it is amazing how many parents tell their children they can get a toy after their doctor visit. Anyway. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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