Episode 5 Articles

Product Review: Sassy Spray

May 31, 2017

Dr. Jacob Boney, owner and clinical director of Scottsdale Pediatric Behavioral Services, offers his professional behavioral perspective on Sassy Spray, a product advertised as “the modern version of soap in the mouth”. There are a number of reasons that Dr. Boney would not recommend Sassy Spray. This type of technique is a type one punishment, […]

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Parenting in the Heat of the Moment

April 25, 2017

In a perfect world, parents would always be in a calm frame of mind and ready to deal with whatever a child presents as far as behavior. Of course, none of us live in that world, so the key is to be ready for those times when you are feeling stressed and overwhelmed and your […]

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Teaching Empathy

April 23, 2017

Lack of empathy is a trait that concerns a lot of parents. They will come to Dr. Jacob Boney, owner and director of Scottsdale Pediatric Behavioral Services, and talk about how they wish their child was a little bit more considerate, a little bit softer. How they would like for their child to care more […]

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