• Parenting,  Relationship

    Discipline with love

    By Regina G. Posadas Getting children to obey and behave is tricky and tough. Youngsters like to experiment and test limits and they can be mischievous, impulsive, and stubborn. There are better and kinder ways to keep them in line, however, than scaring, scolding, yelling, spanking, and grounding. This is what relationship specialist Aiza Caparas-Tabayoyong of AMD Love Consultants for Families and Couples reminded moms and dads during a recent talk about discipline at the Ateneo de Manila University in Quezon City. “Discipline is not punishment, threat, and humiliation,” she stressed.  Punishment is negative; discipline is not. Reward and punishment also imply that the parent is superior and both could…