ok noah who is 5 years old has just been sperated from his mom about 3 weeks ago he and his three siblings live with me.(im there aunt) well anyway just a few days ago he has been going through some things that i think its because of the seperation but. i knoe he still needs to be corrected because i don't allow that type of behavior(kicking,slapping,punching his sisters)and now he is doing #2 in his pants today alone he changed his sorts 5 times and hid his shorts and underware. we tell to stop doing things constantly.( i do time outs,face the wall,slap him,scold him ,talk to him) the girls has or i should say is adjust ok. but i just want to make sure that im not using the seperation as an excuse but i know that its a part of it what should i do before the 1year old picks up this habit or the rest of them.(the ages are 1-3-4) yes so close in age.
Answer by ARmom at 10:46 AM on Aug. 9, 2010
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Answer by SookieM at 10:48 AM on Aug. 9, 2010
JMO, but I think he probably needs a little more love and attention, not more discipline. Sure, stick to your rules, but he is acting out for a reason and slapping him or putting him in a corner isn't going to solve the problem. I think you need to keep doing your time outs and stuff, but maybe try taking him aside and talk to him about what he has done and why. Realize that he might not even know why he is acting out like he is. Give him some understanding and make him feel good that he has an advocate in you.
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