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Ways to respond to a toddler with tantrums

Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST
  • From narrating the problem to adding in a little fun, here are a few ways to deal with a toddler with tantrums.
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Parenting can be tricky, especially when the kid starts to throw tantrums. Understanding the problems that the toddler is facing and reciprocating them to make him/her feel better is the key. "Here’s 6 easy things to try in the moment that help a child feel safe, seen, and nurtured during their tantrums," wrote Child Therapist Jess as she shared a few tips.(Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST

Parenting can be tricky, especially when the kid starts to throw tantrums. Understanding the problems that the toddler is facing and reciprocating them to make him/her feel better is the key. "Here’s 6 easy things to try in the moment that help a child feel safe, seen, and nurtured during their tantrums," wrote Child Therapist Jess as she shared a few tips.(Unsplash)

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Narrating what we can see and trying to understand the problems that they are facing will make them feel seen and heard. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST

Narrating what we can see and trying to understand the problems that they are facing will make them feel seen and heard. (Unsplash)

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We as parents need to connect with the feelings and the emotions that the toddler is going through. Then, we will have more clarity on how to address the situation. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST

We as parents need to connect with the feelings and the emotions that the toddler is going through. Then, we will have more clarity on how to address the situation. (Unsplash)

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We should try to distract them from the problems by adding a little fun and playfulness in the situation. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST

We should try to distract them from the problems by adding a little fun and playfulness in the situation. (Unsplash)

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Just like they might be wondering about the solutions, we should also allow ourselves to wonder with them. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST

Just like they might be wondering about the solutions, we should also allow ourselves to wonder with them. (Unsplash)

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We can add in their desire while we are wondering about the solutions. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST

We can add in their desire while we are wondering about the solutions. (Unsplash)

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Sometimes, the toddler just needs to release their big emotions. So, we should allow them to do so and just be there for support. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 19, 2023 02:59 PM IST

Sometimes, the toddler just needs to release their big emotions. So, we should allow them to do so and just be there for support. (Unsplash)

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