Arthur Becker-Weidman

Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy: An evidence-baesd treatment

Spanking’s negative outcomes

A comprehensive study of the literature in the Canadian Medical Journal finds that spanking children results in poor outcomes: lower IQ scores.

The arguments against spanking and corporal punishment are even stronger when considering its re-traumatizing effects on children who have experienced complex trauma.

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