Positive Reinforcement

This is our latest attempt to change some of the not so wonderful behaviors of a little boy who is asserting his independence.

We are finding it is equally useful to help assess our parenting by insuring we are taking the time to give praise with a specific reason (rather than say “good job”).

He earns stickers for being kind, polite, helpful, honest, and patient.

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Tonight when he earned his last sticker he was so enthsuiastic to open up his “diver equipment” and invited me to attend a “snorkel show” in his bedroom.

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He didn’t think the mask and flippers would fit but I am so relieved they do.He is ready for the beach and summer.

One response to “Positive Reinforcement

  1. Ricardo Frias

    Ow next award should be using to scuba gear..

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