Here are eight things you can do to help your child learn and practice self-discipline.
  1. Provide Structure.
  2. Explain the Reason Behind Your Rules.
  3. Give Consequences.
  4. Shape Behavior One Step at a Time.
  5. Praise Good Behavior.
  6. Teach Problem-Solving Skills.
  7. Model Self-Discipline.
  8. Reward Good Behavior.