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Parenting Coach Beaumont TX

Local resource for parenting coaches in Beaumont. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to advice on parenting skills, personalized parenting support, parenting plan implementation, early childhood parenting guidance, and family problems solutions, as well as advice and content on parental education.

Ann Cloys McFarland
(409) 840-9722
Beaumont, TX
Practice Areas
Childhood & Adolescence, Clinical Mental Health, Eating Disorders, Couples & Family, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
National Certified Counselor

Beaumont Psychological Services
(409) 899-3244
3560 Delaware St Ste 107
Beaumont, TX
Counseling Services
(409) 860-5553
5825 Phelan Blvd Ste 101
Beaumont, TX
Sexless Marriage Center
(409) 622-2450
2450 Dowlen Rd
Beaumont, TX
Buckner Children & Family Services
(409) 347-8832
9055 Manion Dr
Beaumont, TX
Bethany Counseling Center
(409) 833-1114
2431 Liberty St
Beaumont, TX
Butler-Owen Denise
(409) 838-0505
7750 Gladys Ave Ste B
Beaumont, TX
Bordages J Walter
(409) 861-1181
6870 Phelan Blvd
Beaumont, TX
Beaumont Mental Health Associates
(409) 861-1166
6870 Phelan Blvd
Beaumont, TX
Apperson Alan W M Ed Lpc
(409) 813-1116
415 S 11th St
Beaumont, TX

5 tips to stop the whining

5 tips to stop the whining

Experts say kids whine to get their parents attentionAs fathers, we're all united in one simple fact: whining can grate on your nerves unlike anything else. Even the best, most attentive parents have whiny kids, at least some of the time.

Experts say kids use the high-pitched, nasally tone parents call whining to get attention and get what they want.

"Whining gets the parent's attention," pediatrician Dr. Laurel Schultz told WebMD. "A high-pitched whine is effective because a parent can't not attend to it."

While some dads may give in to their kids' whining simply to make it stop, there are a few parenting advice tips to put an end to it for good:

1. Whine back. By responding to whining by whining yourself, your kids will realize how it silly it sounds.

2. Tell them you don't understand what they're saying. Ask them (calmly!) to use a normal voice to get what they want and only respond when they do.

3. Ignore them. This may cause the whining to continue for a few minutes longer, but it will also send the message that you will not acknowledge whining.

4. Avoid a negative reaction. Showing them how much the whining annoys you won't make it stop any quicker. Instead, try something like talking in a calm voice or covering your ears with a smile on your face to bring their attention to the problem.

5. Don't give in. While it's tempting to give your child what he or she wants, doing so will only enforce the belief that whini...

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