Is it normal for a 6 year old to hit parents?
Why kids hit, bite and kick. They live in a very physical world of communication that is often lacking in words. When you get to ages four to seven, it's also pretty normal to see aggressive behavior from time to time. Especially when kids get tired, frustrated, or in general, do not feel heard and understood.
What is the most psychologically damaging thing you can say to a child?
Ellen Perkins wrote: "Without doubt, the number one most psychologically damaging thing you can say to a child is 'I don't love you' or 'you were a mistake'.
What is the best reward that a parent can give to a child?
Children thrive when we describe exactly what they did that was good, so verbal praise is a great reward in itself. They also love to spend time with us, so ten minutes playing football in the garden, playing a board game or having a picnic together are good rewards too.