Control Your Child's Temper Tantrum

If you have a hard time trying to control your children, you may be doubting your ability to be a good parent. But, do not despair.  We have advice for taming your child's temper tantrum from teacher and parenting expert Janet Davis.

Tame Temper Tantrums: It’s inevitable; if you have a toddler you’ve had experience with the dreaded tantrum!

Why do they do it?

Toddlers can 't express themselves very well.

They are easily overwhelmed.

They want to do more than they can handle.

They don't understand delayed gratification

They think they're the center of the universe.

What to Do…

Nip it in the bud

Avoid the triggers

Offer options

Give fair warning.

Show your child how you want him to act

Too late…here it comes….what do I do now?

Acknowledge that she's frustrated.

Be Silly.

Try a distraction.

Ignore it.

Leave the scene.

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