Discipline before age 2; Can you spoil a child? That is the question all parents face. Most experts agree babies under-six months old can’t be spoiled and can’t be disciplined. After six months, however, experts disagree about spoiling and discipline.
Until a baby is six months , studies have shown that picking her up when she cries, and indeed, catering to her every need will not spoil her. In fact, she will turn out to be happier, more self– reliant, calmer, than if she does not receive attention when she cries.