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Obedience: It’s a constant parenting battle. Here are 6 ways to get kids to listen

Are you constantly trying to get kids to listen? This advice will help.

When you tell your child to clean their room or pick up their shoes, how often to they listen to you? Getting kids to be obedient is a struggle all parents have. Our expert says success starts the same way many parenting issues do: leading by example.

Studio 5 Parenting Contributor Heather Johnson shares how we can get our children to listen to us. She shares why we shouldn’t repeat ourselves, even though that might be our default. She also shares why saying “don’t” should be kept to a minimum.

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