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Communication & Discipline

The family instructs children and gives guidance about personal values and social behavior. It instills discipline and helps them learn and internalize codes of conduct that will serve them for the rest of their lives. It also helps them develop positive interpersonal relationships, and it provides an environment that encourages learning both in the home and at school.

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Where We Stand: Spanking

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) strongly opposes striking a child for any reason.