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Tip #1,956 9 people found helpful

Never tell a child they're bad. Be sure to make a distinction between the bad behavior and the child.

Children are not capable of making this distinction. Make a point of telling them specifically the "action" was wrong. They will internalize bad feelings if you don't tell them the difference.

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