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Grant Counseling Service
(252) 985-4485
6306 Pointe Ln
Rocky Mount, NC
Centerpoint Counseling & Consultation
(252) 443-4401
852 Country Club Rd
Rocky Mount, NC
Mediation Center Of Eastern Carolina
(252) 985-3792
300 N Grace St Ste 201
Rocky Mount, NC
Steven R Stroud
(252) 446-0042
3151 Zebulon Road
Rocky Mount , NC
Family Counseling Services
(252) 937-5800
2301 Mead Polk Dr
Rocky Mount, NC
Port Human Services
(252) 442-8100
860 Tiffany Blvd Ste 103
Rocky Mount, NC
Applied Behavioral Concepts For Families
(252) 442-2000
1828 Willow Glynn Rd
Rocky Mount, NC
Center For Counseling & Personal Growth
(252) 972-1000
142 Woodridge Ct
Rocky Mount, NC
Life Advantages Carol Kyles
(252) 443-7500
142 Woodridge Ct
Rocky Mount, NC
Coastal Plain Hospital And Counseling Center
(252) 443-9500
2301 Medpark Dr
Rocky Mount, NC

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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