Child Discipline Directory
One of the biggest jobs as a parent is disciplining your child. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how disciplining children, the dos, the don'ts, and much more.
Parents, Kids, and Discipline
WebMD describes various discipline techniques for parents, barriers to good behavior, and when to get help for dangerous behavior patterns.
Teen Bad Behavior and Discipline Strategies
Learn more from WebMD about how to handle your teen's bad behavior and the best teen discipline tactics.
Why Is My Child So Hyper?
Find out why your child is a bundle of energy and what you can do to calm things down.
Preventing Temper Tantrums in Children: Strategies and Tips for Parents
When do you ignore your child's temper tantrum? When do you take action? WebMD provides tips and strategies to help you navigate a normal childhood behavior.
While some discipline experts have rejected the idea of time-outs, Jane Nelsen, author of Positive Time-Out, suggests modifying time-outs to make them a comforting experience.
Gentle Discipline Tips
The new parenting approach
Is Your Family Out of Control?
Experts say bringing back discipline is key to getting well-behaved kids.
Toddler Discipline: Effective and Appropriate Tactics
They don't call them the "terrible twos" for nothing. Here are discipline tactics that help make life easier for you and your toddler.
What Are the Benefits of a Free-Range Parenting Style?
The opposite of helicopter parenting, this hands-off approach is said to encourage independence and creativity.
Are You Spoiling Your Child?
Pediatrician T. Berry Brazelton talks about how parents can know if they are spoiling their child.
Setting Limits for a Child
Pediatrician T. Berry Brazelton gives advice for parents on setting age-appropriate limits for their child's behavior.
Should Children Do Chores?
Pediatrician T. Berry Brazelton talks about the appropriate age for children to be assigned chores by their parents.