Northern Ireland parenting charity say it's time to stop physical punishment of children

Jenny Lee reports on how consistency, clear guidelines and praise are more effective than physical punishment when it comes to disciplining children

Parenting NI and the Commissioner for Children and Young People in Northern Ireland call for a complete ban of smacking and other forms of physical punishment in order to give children living here the same protection as their counterparts across Europe
PARENTS are being urged to stop and think again when it comes to discipling their children. Local charity Parenting NI have launched their STOP campaign to stamp out physical punishment of childr[...]

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