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Punishments

This is a poll to ask parents and possible future parents what kind of punishments they use, used, or plan to use on their children and teenagers.
Are you a currently a parent?
Yes.
No; Expecting
No; Hope to be eventually
No; Never want to be
What gender are you?
Male
Female
What punishment(s) would/do/did you perform on a toddler(2-4 years)?
Spanking
Scolding
Grounding
Corner time
Sit in bedroom or other room to think about he/she has done.
Loss of privileges (explain)
Other (explain)
I would not punish a toddler.
I do not plan on being a parent.
Should boy and girl toddlers be punished differently?
Yes; Boys need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
Yes; Girls need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
No; Both should be punished the same way.
What punishment(s) would/do/did you perform on a young child(5-7 years)?
Spanking
Scolding
Grounding
Corner time
Sit in bedroom or other room to think about he/she has done
Loss of privileges (explain)
Other (explain)
I would not punish a young child.
I do not plan on being a parent.
Should young boy and girl children be punished differently?
Yes; Boys need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
Yes; Girls need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
No; Both should be punished the same way.
What punishment(s) would/do/did you perform on an older child(8-12 years)?
Spanking
Scolding
Grounding
Corner time
Sit in bedroom or other room to think about what he/she has done
Loss of privileges (explain)
Other (explain)
I would not punish an older child.
I do not plan on being a parent.
Should older boys and girls be punished differently?
Yes; Boys need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
Yes; Girls need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
No; Both should be punished the same way.
What punishment(s) would/do/did you perform on a teenager(13-17 years)?
Spanking
Scolding
Grounding
Corner time
Sit in bedroom or other room and think about what he/she has done
Loss of privileges (explain)
Other (explain)
I would not punish a teenager.
I do not plan on being a parent.
Should boy and girl teenagers be punished differently?
Yes; Boys need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
Yes; Girls need stricter and/or firmer punishments.
No; Both should be punished the same way.
Have you ever heard of "diaper punishment" and wanted to use it?
I have never heard of it.
I have heard of it and would never use it.
I have heard of it and have wanted to use it on a toddler.
I have heard of it and have used it on a toddler.
I have heard of it and have wanted to use it on a young child.
I have heard of it and have used it on a young child.
I have heard of it and have wanted to use it on an older child.
I have heard of it and have used it on an older child.
I have heard of it and have wanted to use it on a teenager.
I have heard of it and have used it on a teenager.
If you had/have and adult child, would you still punish him/her?
Yes, but only if he/she still lives at home or moved back home.
Yes, even if he/she has moved out..Even if we are at his/her house.
Yes, but only at home even if he/she has moved out.
I would not punish an adult child.
I do not plan on being a parent.
Please provide any information about what punishment(s) you would use for what reason(s) and how severe the punishment(s) would be.
If you ran out of space above, please finish your response here.
This poll was created on 2012-09-04 23:15:56 by IconFire