Bad Attitude Antidotes And Replacements

In an effective makeover, not only do you have to stop the bad attitude, but you must also boost the missing virtue whose absence has created the problem in the first place. For example, if your kid has been fresh and giving you a lot back talk, you better be sure that a crucial part of eliminating his of bad attitude is replacing it with respect. That will not only make your family more harmonious and you less stressful, but you'll also get an added bonus of...

Step Refuse to Engage with a Fresh Mouthed Attitude

Kids are much more likely to stop using fresh, sassy attitudes and bad language if they find they don't work in getting what they want.Whenever your kid lays a fresh attitude on you, flat out refuse to respond until he is respectful. And do so every time he acts fresh. The best response to a fresh kid is to turn and walk away calmly. No, you're not abandoning your kid you're letting him know you expect respect and won't deal with him until he acts respectfully. Usually when kids see that you...

Step Teach How to Recognize Stereotypes and Biases

Before your kid is willing to change his narrow-minded attitude, he must understand what a stereotype is, how to recognize one, and why they can be harmful. These next ideas help your kid learn those important three parts Define stereotypes. You might say, A stereotype is a big sweeping idea we believe about a whole group of people or subject area. Usually the beliefs are wrong because they are not true about every member of the group or every instance about the subject.They are also unfair...

Step Help Kids Face Their Fears Not Avoid Them Through Manipulation

If your child is using manipulation to avoid something causing anxiety or fear, don't be too quick to let her off the hook. First, think things through. If she is capable of the task and the expectation is fair and reachable, then do not give in. That would be a huge mistake. Instead, insist that she face her fear. A big part of life is learning how to cope, and childhood is the best time to learn how. Do not dismiss your child's fear or punish her for it.The fear is very real. Instead, comfort...

Preventing The Worstcase Scenario Why You Better Start Changing Bad Attitudes Today

One thing is clear it's up to us.We must take immediate action, or there will be disastrous long-term effects on our children's potential for happiness and fulfillment. Here are ten outcomes that could happen if we don't make an emergency intervention and allow our kids to hold on to those bad attitudes. Undermine Character. Character determines your child's reputation as a human being.Virtues like kindness, empathy, respect, tolerance, perseverance, fairness, and honesty form our children's...