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Parent-to-Child Relationship: Discipline by Shaping Behavior

Should Rewards Be Given for Good Grades?
Should parents offer tangible rewards as an incentive to work hard for good grades?

Using Reward and Relief in Discipline
A look at positive and negative reinforcement in shaping behaviour

Using Penalty and Punishment in Discipline
The use of the rod is a controversial discipline method. Is there a biblical basis for its use?

Why Some Parents Do Not Use the Rod
Answers to objections on the use of the rod in parenting

Increased Repertoire of Skills
Dealing with power struggles and alternatives to spanking.

Evaluation of Behaviour Modification
Behaviour modification shapes behaviour by controlling the consequences. How does behaviour modification square with Scriptures?