Boundaries 1 to 2 years
Children like to know the boundaries of behavior and need them to be happy and well adjusted. Boundaries are essential to a child’s development because they fulfill certain needs.
By knowing the boundaries, children learn how to behave in ways that bring them praise. They interpret this praise as acceptance and love. Both are essential if your child is to adjust well to growing up and being happy.
When discipline appropriate for the age of your child is applied, it serves as motivation. It encourages your child to strive to accomplish what is required and brings comfort and satisfaction.
Boundaries help a child develop a sense of self-control and conscience. This inner voice will later guide him in making his own decisions ...