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    sarasholei posted:
    HOW DO I TEACH MY 10 YEAR OLD SON SOMETHING WHEN HE REFUSES TO BE TEACHED?
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    Boyzmomee responded:
    What are you trying to teach him?
     
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    Roy Benaroch, MD responded:
    Children learn mostly from example-- how parents act-- than from what parents say. Positive reinforcement, praise, rewards (not bribes), and clear and consistent expectations are the best ways to teach children.
     
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    BehaviorBandAid responded:
    He might simply not be motivated to do what you want him to do (or avoid the effects of not doing it). That might seem a bit simple sounding, but I agree with Boyzmomee...it really is going to depend on what you are trying to teach him.

    At the risk of promoting my website, check out BehaviorBandAid.com. Hope it helps to provide a bit of assistance with what you are trying to do.


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