Everyone needs to have some form of discipline embedded into their
lives to create a smoothness that will help the person function in an
acceptable manner. Most of these discipline elements are adopted
from a very young age and usually initiated by the parents of the
child. In order to teach the child how to eventually simulate into
society and be manageable, these discipline measures are necessary.
Good discipline is not about working out punishments, as this does
not really teach the child about the actual negativity of the act that
required some discipline attention.
Instead it really teaches the child that the stronger component in the
equation usually get to dictate and cause the weaker one to simply
Good discipline measures are meant to teach a child right from wrong
and not simple address the wrong. Making the child understand self
control and socially acceptable behavior is one way of encouraging the
method of good discipline.
The parent will show agreement of good behavior with praising and
encouragement and will usually address bad behavior with the
opportunity to discipline using respect, patience and good problem
solving skill as opposed to simply working out punishment.