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Ways to Avoid Yelling at Children

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When children behave too badly it is difficult for parents to control their anger. They may even start yelling at children in a rage. Here are some tips which parents can follow to avoid the episodes of yelling.


Yelling at children is one of the negative parenting habits. It can affect their growth and development. Yelling is a result of poor management of anger on part of parents. But for the wellbeing of children, parents must try to control this habit. Below mentioned are some techniques that parents can follow to avoid yelling at children.


Tips to Avoid Yelling at Children

Here is what parents can do to avoid yelling at children.

Deal With the Triggers Patiently

One of the common triggers that cause parents to yell is when children do not follow their instructions. Parents must understand that children will not always behave the way they want them to behave. So, in such situations, parents must try to talk to children calmly instead of yelling at them. Try to make them understand the difference between right and wrong patiently.

Try to Solve the Problem Instead of Yelling

At an outburst of anger parents must tell themselves that yelling is not going to solve the problem. So, in a particular situation parents must try to figure out what is causing the problem and try to solve it. Parents must tell themselves repeatedly that yelling is only going to make the problem worse.

Use Time Out Strategy

Parents can avoid yelling at children by making use of time out strategy. When they feel like yelling at children, they must withdraw themselves from the situation. They can go to some other room or bathroom and wait for few moments. They can go back and then talk to children after the anger gets calmed.

Do Not Have High Expectations

Parents tend to get angry at children when their expectations are not fulfilled. So, it is imperative to avoid having high or too many expectations from children. Try to understand the realistic expectations that can be fulfilled by children and encourage them to achieve those expectations.

Maintain Positive Atmosphere at Home

It is necessary to maintain a positive and cheerful atmosphere at a home to prevent the episodes of yelling and screaming. Always deal with children in a positive way. Be as patient as you can.

Practice Meditation Techniques

To avoid getting into things like yelling, screaming, shouting etc; it is necessary to practice meditation techniques. There are number of mediation techniques that can help to get rid of such behaviour. Meditating even for 10 minutes a day can be of great help.

Try to Respond with Love

Children need love to grow into well balanced and positive individuals. So, parents must definitely try to respond with love whenever possible. In this way the episodes of yelling and screaming can be minimised to a greater extent.

Express Your Feelings

Negative feelings that are buried deep inside the heart can lead to an anger outburst. Many-a-times kids become the target of this anger outburst. So, to avoid such anger outburst it is necessary to express the feelings that are buried deep inside the heart. In this way the burden on the heart and mind is reduced. If it is not possible to share the feelings, one can write those feelings on the piece of a paper. 

Yelling frequently at children can not only affect their development but also ruin the beautiful parent child relationship. When innocent children come across things like yelling, shouting and screaming a sense of insecurity and fear may develop in them. They may start parting away from parents.
Parents must always think of the ways to create positive impact on the growth and development of children. They must always think of getting rid of the negative thoughts. Following a positive parenting approach will definitely help parents to avoid the episodes of yelling as well as other destructive parenting habits.


What can parents do to avoid yelling at children? In what ways can yelling affect the development of children? How to handle children who do not listen? Discuss here.

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Barkha.2 months ago
Children need love and care, instead o yelling and screaming.
 
 
 
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Arushi.2 months ago
Children need positive reinforcement.
 
 
 
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Hemali.2 months ago
Yelling can create tension and pressure on children.
 
 
 
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