Is spanking an effective disciplinary tool?
Robert Brooks, PhD Therapist and Author, shares advice for parents on whether spanking is an effective disciplinary tool for them to use on their children, and the negative effects that it can have on children
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Robert Brooks, PhD
Therapist & Author
Dr. Robert Brooks is a psychologist on the faculty of Harvard Medical School. He has lectured nationally and internationally and written extensively about the themes of resilience, parenting, family relationships, school climate, and balancing our personal and professional lives. He is the author or co-author of 15 books and has also appeared in several videos pertaining to helping children to become more responsible, self-disciplined, hopeful, and resilient.