parenting tips

How to use differential reinforcement for parenting.

By Leanne Page, M.Ed., BCBA bSci21 Contributing Writer “Dear Behavior BFF, I’ve read enough of your work to know you don’t recommend punishing your child in your articles. But as a parent, punishment is typically what is easy and what…


Parenting tips for more independent children.

By Leanne Page, M.Ed, BCBA bSci21 Contributing Writer “Dear Behavior BFF, How do I get my child to be more independent? I want her to handle dressing herself- things like getting out clean clothes, putting them on as much as…


How to Reduce Public Tantrums

By Leanne Page, M.Ed, BCBA bSci21 Contributing Writer Dear Behavior BFF, “If a child starts crying to their mum to have more sweets whilst on a busy train, what should the mum do? As someone who isn’t a parent yet,…