March 21, 2011
Could you be raising a spoiled brat? Dr. Phil, along with Betsy Brown Braun, author of You’re Not the Boss of Me, shows you how to tame your child’s meltdowns.
Temper Tantrum Tot
Vanesa and Xavier say they can’t handle their 4-year-old son, Noah’s, tantrums. Vanesa says she’s tried everything ” from bribing the child to spankings ” but the boy continues to whine and act out in public.
Laura has 6-year-old triplets and a 4-year-old ” all boys! She says she’s always screaming at her kids, and her household is a mess. Her husband, William, works long hours, and Laura says she feels like she’s raising their kids alone.
Moms on Staff Put to the Test!
Cindy and Caroline, Dr. Phil staff members who are also mothers, took Betsy’s parenting quiz.
You’re Not the Boss of Me: Brat-Proofing Your 4- to 12-Year-Old Child
by Betsy Brown Braun