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Effective ways to discipline your child

Effective ways to discipline your child

“Spare the rod and spoil the child” A phrase we have heard and believed over the ages. Is it still an effective parenting skill to discipline our children? Smacking is not legal in 60 countries. Sweden was the first country to ban smacking way back in 1969. Many have followed since. In March 2019, the Welsh Government published a bill removing ‘reasonable punishment’ (smacking in other words) as a method of disciplining a child. This was considered to be a strong message to the rest of the United Kingdom (UK), especially since corporal punishment remains legal at home in most…
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