I guess I owe you a "no"
- Published: Wednesday, 02 May 2012 10:42
The following strategy is a great one to use when you're trying to avoid getting into a power struggle with your child when enforcing limits. It still allows you to be able to respond to there misbehavior, but at a later time. It goes something like this:
Parent: "Susie, I need you to clean up your room."
Susie: "I'll do it later"