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Discipline: You Need Rules AND Relationships

Disciplining your child once they become a teen certainly looks different than it did when they were little — it involves a lot more than simply telling them to go to their room! In this episode, Mark Gregston and Wayne Shepherd discuss why you need a balance of rules AND relationship in order to create effective consequences for your child after they’ve made a mistake.

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Author: Mark Gregston

Mark Gregston began working with teens more than 40 years ago as a youth minister and Young Life director. He has authored nearly two dozen books, has written hundreds of articles, and is host of the nationally-acclaimed Parenting Today’s Teens podcast and radio broadcast.