Positive Parenting Strategies

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It should come as no surprise positive parenting strategies are the backbone of Parenting from the Heart. I became a positive parenting advocate largely because of the historic parenting of my family. My grandparents always said, “Don’t let the baby cry.” What reinforced it all was going to school and studying Developmental Psychology.


Positive parenting is referred to by many names. You may know it as attachment parenting, positive discipline, or empathetic parenting. The essence of positive parenting is that it is rooted in mutual respect, love and empathy. This does not mean in any way that positive parenting is permissive parenting. In fact, it is the happy medium between authoritarian parenting that relies on strict, harsh punishment and permissive parenting which does not set or follow through on rules and standards.

What is positive parenting and what are some of the best positive parenting strategies. Click here to learn why positive parenting and some of the best tips to positively discipline your child. Attachment parenting. parenting toddlers, parenting preschoolers


So What Does Research Say? Why Positive Parenting Strategies Above All Else?

  • They work,
  • are backed by decades of research,
  • maintain trust between the parent and child,
  • don’t use punishment,
  • increase moral reasoning,
  • and, so much more.


The Best Positive Parenting Posts on Parenting from the Heart



  • Parenting without yelling can feel elusive. But we know yelling is damaging to children and does not help the listen better. Here is how to re-establish a calm household after yelling as well as strategies to stop yelling altogether. Parenting from the Heart
    December 13, 2017
    When Anger Gets the Best of You, This is What You Can Do
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  • Time in time out and a mistake you might be making and want to avoid. This positive parenting strategy is simple and effective.
    October 30, 2017
    Time Ins and the Fundamental Mistake You Want to Avoid
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  • When positive parenting seems to fail, here are practical strategies to get results and encourage your children to listen better. Parenting from the Heart. Positive discipline
    October 13, 2017
    When Positive Parenting Fails This is What You Can Do
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  • Many were raised using punishment. Spanking and timeouts were the norms. Find out what research says and the answer to the 'I turned out fine' argument. Find out what are the best discipline techniques and so much more. Positive parenting. Parenting from the Heart #parenting #positiveparenting #positivediscipline #punishment #childdevelopment
    August 2, 2017
    Punishing Kids: THIS is what we're missing when we say 'I turned out fine'
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  • Help calm down an angry child with these positive parenting strategies
    July 20, 2017
    Calm an Angry Child: Positive Parenting Strategies That Work!
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  • A strong-willed child is both an incredible gift and an incredible challenge. Namely, getting a strong-willed child to cooperate is no easy feat. Find excellent positive parenting strategies to diminish power struggles and get your strong-willed child to listen and listen well. Parenting from the Heart
    July 3, 2017
    How to End Power Struggles with Your Strong-Willed Child
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  • Stop yelling at your kids with this SIMPLE and effective strategy. Rooted in positive parenting, this tip stopped me from yelling at my kids and has helped calm our household greatly.
    June 15, 2017
    Stop Yelling at your Kids with One Simple Trick
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  • The One Strategy That Turns Tyrannical Behaviour Around
    June 2, 2017
    Positive Discipline: The Best Strategy to Turn Bad Behaviour Around
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  • Kids not listening? These two helpful strategies are great tips on how to get your kids to listen. Great positive parenting strategies for parents with young kids, toddlers, and preschoolers.
    May 3, 2017
    Your Kids Will Listen if You do THIS
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  • January 16, 2017
    This How Negative Language Impacts Children and Here's How to Make it Better
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  • Is positive parenting permissive parenting?
    July 18, 2016
    Is Positive Parenting Permissive Parenting?
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    March 5, 2016
    5 Tips For Parenting a Strong-Willed, Sensitive Child
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