Behaviors can be Driven by Fear – Parenting with Connection

Is fear driving your child’s behavior? So often the answer is yes. What to learn from the best, explore the site below

“The concept of dysregulation is important because it explains why misbehavior requires a connected response, not a punishment. More often than not, dysregulation is driven by fear. Punishment creates more fear, which only drives further dysregulation, and more misbehavior. A connected response reduces fear, which improves regulation, restoring the child’s ability to moderate their own behavior.”

Source: Parenting with Connection mini-lesson #6

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