Positive Discipline: Encouragement: What does it mean and how is it done? Children are given way too many rewards! Instead, they should be made to feel proud of themselves just by their actions alone.given encouragement,.
Calm-downs vs. Time-outs. Time-outs are used to punish and shame, but a calm-down helps kids deal with intense emotions. Calm-downs are a healthy and positive discipline approach for both parents and children. Love this guide for parents!