Parenting rollercoaster

How to use time out efficiently

15th August, 2009

Last week we focused on the points to consider before deciding to use ‘time out’. Once all these options have been considered, and you have decided that time out is appropriate, the following guidelines will help you implement it effectively.

* What type of time out will you use?

Will you use non-exclusionary or exclusionary time out? Non exclusionary time out means that the child is not completely removed from what is going on...

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