October 23, 2002
We’re going straight to the hard question ” to spank or not to spank? And, most importantly, what is a viable alternative to physical punishment?
To Spank or Not to Spank?
Nickie and Brent say spanking seems to be the only way to get through to their 3-year-old, whom they call “a holy terror.” He doesn’t listen, chases other children around and has even run through the house with a barbecue fork!
When Parents Disagree
Randie and Fenton argue so much about how to treat their kids when they misbehave, it’s causing problems in their marriage.
Dr. Phil’s Advice
Do you need alternatives on how to reach your children? Are you at the end of your rope?