February 4, 2009
    Monkey See, Monkey Do Principle of Parenting

    What are you teaching your kids? You may be shocked to realize much of your child’s behavior, whether appropriate or not, is connected to how you parent. Parenting is the toughest job you will ever …

    Dr. Greene’s Top Parenting Dos and Don’ts
    August 13, 2008
    Dr. Greene’s Top Parenting Dos and Don’ts

    Each day I see parents trying their best to do what’s right for their families, but no one has the perfect guidebook that tells parents what to do. Here are the top ten solvable problems that I advi…

    January 25, 2003
    Throwing Fits

    Dr. Greene's Answer: All kids go through throwing fits at some time. Those who continue are getting something out of them. It might be attention, coddling, or even just a chance to express rage. Rece…

    Behavioral Problems
    January 5, 2003
    Behavioral Problems

    Dr. Greene's Answer: With a 7-year-old, you want to set just a few rules, but it's important to keep them consistent. Tying them to taking away privileges is often the best form of discipline for kids…

    Unhappy little boy in green sweater. Temper tantrums are often seen at this age.
    May 21, 1996
    Temper Tantrums

    Dr. Greene's Answer: You are not alone! Most parents who have had a two-year-old have experienced the same situation and the same feelings. Temper tantrums are very common at this age, and when viewed…