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Being a positive parent

How to be a positive parent during these times.
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It is hard sometimes to feel positive when our children are challenging.

Children are more likely to do as we ask if we give them lots of praise for what they do right.

Praise your child when they are doing something well. This will reassure them that you notice and care.

Use positive language when asking your child to do something e.g. ‘please pick up your clothes’ instead of ‘do not make a mess’.

Family Harmony

It’s great to do things as a family. Below are some points to consider in order to promote positivity.

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