Is yelling at your kids as bad as spanking them?

KSDK – A question on this morning's TODAY Show struck a chord for many parents: is yelling the new spanking?

It seems parents have taken advice about not spanking their kids to heart – especially because research shows it can make kids angry, aggressive and more prone to problems later in life.

But is yelling the same thing? We asked Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann, a pediatrician and St. Louis Children's Hospital's Mom Doc, to come in and talk more about this.

Watch the video above for her thoughts.


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