Tantrums

7 Expert Tips For Keeping Calm During Toddler Temper Tantrums

Jennifer Mann and Karden Rabin, co-authors of The Secret Language of the Body share their expert tips on how to manage and stop toddler temper tantrums. 

Dealing with tantrums

Expert Advice on How to Deal with Temper Tantrums

Tantrums are generally the last measure of a child’s attempt to take care of himself.  They are the final and ultimate expression of frustration when the child has been unable to get what he needs, when he needs it. Your child is unable to calmly ask for your time and attention so he can tell you how he is feeling. He simply “blows his fuse” out of sheer frustration and a sense of helplessness.

Is my toddler speaking enough? What to expect in the first few years of speech and language

Research shows a two-year-old’s language development can strongly predict reading skills on entry into school, as well as later educational attainment.