Aggressive Toddler Behavior
Submitted by Nic on January 18, 2012
Dealing with toddlers as they grow up is no easy task, and parents should be commended for their efforts in assisting this process. There are numerous learning experiences that can put both, a parent and a child, to the test, and it is amazing to watch how the teaching-learning process takes place. There are, however, times when parents are subjected to aggressive toddler behavior and they can cause loads of embarrassment because of this behavior. When you are faced with a child who is badly behaved, it is always important to remember that you are dealing with a child – a child who can barely express how he or she feels – a child...
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...who is still developing powers of reasoning that will help to him/her distinguish between right and wrong, and above all, a child who will be molded by you, the parent. Your action at this point of time is crucial, and is extremely important for forming your child’s attitude and behavior in the future.
Violent toddler behavior is completely unacceptable, and it is important that parents correct their children at the correct time. A failure to correct strange toddler behavior will cause a child to take is as acceptable behavior and this will soon become a norm. Children tend to throw tantrums when they are not given what they want. It is always recommended to parents that they avoid giving in to bad toddler behavior, because it will cause a problem in later years. Out of control toddler behavior is difficult to bring under control, and in most cases, parents need to take rather strong action against their children’s behavior, to correct them. It is always important for parents to ensure that the punishment fits the crime, because very often, children are reprimanded for minor faults, when the larger ones go unattended.
Difficult toddler behavior is something faced by all parents. As children grow older, they learn different ways of how to manipulate parents into giving them what they want. It is important that parents set the parameters for acceptable and unacceptable behavior and give the required punishment or reward, depending upon the action that has been committed. At times, even talking to a toddler to soothe him or her down, is a very effective method of bringing about a change in bad behavior. As children grow older and learn to express themselves, they are further able to reason between good and bad behavior and will ultimately change the way they interact with other people.
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