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How do we teach our son about his "inside" voice?

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How do we teach our son about his "inside" voice?
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Hi there,

I'm Dr. Jackie, a therapist, interpersonal communication professor, and relationship expert. I have counseled and provided recommendations to many parents over the past decade and a half. So I think I'm interpreting your question correctly in that you are asking about his conscience? As in, it seems like you mean getting your son to tune in to the voice that can tell him that it is wrong if he is about to tell a lie or cheat on a test...I do not see an age listed so I'm not sure if he is in school or not. Certainly if he is say 7, it would be a different approach than if he is 3.

Could I get a confirmation back that I did interpret this post correctly and let me know what his age is and if he has normal acuity or if he has learning challenges. This is important to me so that I can give you the very best answer based on my experience as well as on what research studies show.

Thank you! I'll wait to hear back,

Dr. Jackie

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