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Local resource for parenting coaches in Juneau. 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.

Hood Dixie Ma Counselor
(907) 586-2200
222 Seward St Ste 210
Juneau, AK
 
Community Christian Counseling Center
(907) 789-9055
11024 Auke Lake Way
Juneau, AK
 
Hurley Teresa Lcsw
(907) 790-1000
9000 Glacier Hwy Ste 304
Juneau, AK
 
Kevin Wickenburg, Ncmt
(907) 209-4544
114 S Franklin St Ste 103
Juneau, AK
 
Integral Practice Llc
(907) 790-4357
3100 Channel Dr Ste 24
Juneau, AK
 
Clement Gary Lpc
(907) 790-9611
9000 Glacier Hwy Ste 204
Juneau, AK
 
Catholic Community Service
(907) 463-6100
419 6th St
Juneau, AK
 
Wells Karen Ma/Lpc Counselor
(907) 586-8912
9851 Nine Mile Creek Rd J
Juneau, AK
 
Aware
(907) 586-6623
1547 Old Glacier Hwy
Juneau, AK
 
Hayes Virginia
(907) 586-2354
301 3rd St
Juneau, AK
 

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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