Is Spanking an Effective Way to Discipline Kids? - a spank can work


A Spank Can Work When Time Out Fails a spank can work

How, then, could the "child effects" hypothesis explain the link between . Parents think spanking works because one consequence of.

Often they will say, “Nothing else seems to work.” Without a consistent discipline strategy, it may feel like spanking is the best option. Too often.

Spanking, then, can be one effective discipline option among several in a away privileges often simply don't work with kids in that age range.

(First originally appeared on 1/25/07 in the San Francisco Chronicle) Legislation proposed by Assemblywoman Sally Lieber that would make.

Many studies have shown that physical punishment — including spanking, hitting Physical punishment can work momentarily to stop problematic behavior.