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Corporal Punishment

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Wednesday, October 7, 2014

What is the proper way to discipline a child? At the moment, it depends on whom you ask but a national conversation may soon settle this. The conversation has been started because National Football League star Adrian Peterson disciplined his son with a switch so hard it broke the skin. Some call that child abuse but others say spanking, paddling and switching are legitimate though more prominent in the south.

Guests
Susan Campbell, Ph.D.
- Psychologist and Executive Director, Council for Children's Rights
Kenya Henderson - Director of Families Together program at the YWCA Central
Deborah Sendek - Program Director, Center for Effective Discipline