The Fine Lines Between Discipline and Abuse

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Control The most important aspect of emotionally healthy, loving discipline centers around the idea of control. Discipline should be designed to give the child control, to give them a choice. Too many parents think that the control should belong to the parent, but this is wishful thinking. You draw a distinct boundary and let your child […]

Five Controlling Behaviors You Should Learn to Spot

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We all know people who exhibit controlling behaviors. In fact, when you mention control freaks in a group, it often elicits groans. Stories of crazy exes and former bosses start to come out. It turns afternoon special really quick. But controlling behaviors are often exhibited in everyday communications. Manipulation seems to come easier to some […]