Gap Fill - Time-outs - Level 4


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There is news for parents worried about time-outs as a . Research shows time-outs can discipline children up to eight years . Parents do not need to worry about their skills as time-outs do not harm or their with their parents. Researchers compared children parents used time-outs with those who didn't. They found no in the children's wellbeing or behavior.

Parents use time-outs to change their children's behavior. Children go to a space to think about their . Scientists have disagreed about the of this. A researcher said: "Some ...suggested that time-out is and even harmful [and] can damage the parent- relationship and affect emotional ". She said: "We did find a relationship between time-outs and side effects in children."

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