You can read a fact-sheet by Quirky Kid on Smacking and some alternatives here: https://childpsychologist.com.au/resources/smacking-and-children
You can find useful, practical and informative advice about parenting and young people by visiting our resources page, – or discussing it on our forum.
If you have a story and would like to discuss it with us, please contact us to schedule a time.
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