March 1, 2018

20 Phrases to Use When Your Child Isn’t Listening

Positive communication takes practice, but it is worth the patience.

Examples include:

  • “What do you need to remember?”
  • “Please talk softly.”
  • “Would you like to do it on your own or have me help you?”
  • “What did you learn from this mistake?”
  • “We are on cheetah time today and need to move fast!”
  • “Stop, breathe, now ask for what you want.”


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