Baby Talk 3/28/12

Issue: Childhood Development

Host: Cathy Jacobs
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Children’s behaviors

Key Discussion Points:
a) Punishing behavior is a temporary fix.
b) Behaviors are signs of met or unmet needs.
c) Adults’ needs must be met before they can address children’s needs.
d) (Some specific ideas for responding to challenging behaviors.)

Bonnie Harris, author of Confident Parents,Remarkable Kids and When Kids Push Your Buttons

Call In Program: Yes