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Thursday, 15 July 2010

Techniques to avoid the anger build up

I came across this advice on this website this week, offering advice on how to stop that anger build up with adolescents.

Below are 11 tips to try and avoid those angry confrontations with your teenager.

1. Encourage Appropriate Communication
2. Avoid Excessive Negative Attention
3. Try Not to React to Passive-Aggressive Behavior
4. Avoid Random Discipline
5. Don't Get into a Power Struggle
6. Look for Ways to Compromise
7. Provide Appropriate Models
8. Remember who's in Control
9. Stabilize the Environment
10. Avoid Excessive Restrictions
11. Do Not Let the Behavior Get Out of Control

Visit the website to learn more about each tip.

I found it an interesting and insightful article and I hope you do too.

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