HIGHER LEVEL PARENTING
III. TECHNIQUES
11. Extinction
fr_25004a2_1XI. EXTINCTION
Extinction is another of those strategies that are at work all around us, every day, unnoticed by the person whose behavior is undergoing extinction as well as by parents themselves.

Extinction works best when nobody notices. The surest way to destroy the process of extinction is to ask, "Have you stopped doing X yet?" If you are the person trying to accomplish an extinction, please remember this. Don't bring it up!

1. Mommy's Arms
2. White-Coat Phobia
3. Cold Turkey

 

 

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