Along with many popular childhood behaviors it is said that the most common behavior seen in children is bedtime noncompliance (Ortiz & McCormick 2007). Bedtime noncompliance not only affects the relationship between a child and a parent, but it also affects the child’s overall school performance and may even lead to mental illnesses and disorders. Constant bedtime noncompliance can lead parents to become increasingly frustrated and therefore, result in physical reprimanding in order to gain back control of the situation and achieve the desired outcome; sleep. In order to reduce and terminate bedtime noncompliance parents are tau...
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