Parenting Without Punishment

Carol Lennox
5 min readAug 13, 2019

Oh yes you can.

Photo by Sai de Silva on Unsplash

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” Source unknown. Attributed to Benjamin Franklin

I took more of a natural approach to parenting, which to outsiders sometimes looked permissive. As when he was crowing joyfully in a restaurant, but not crying, so I didn’t take him out. So if permissive means letting a toddler and young child be…

Carol Lennox

Psychotherapist, Hypnotherapist Sharing new choices. Leans Left. Mindfulness practitioner before it was cool. LPC, M.Ed. Helping you make a difference every day