Some children need extra work on certain behavior problems that cause them to lose some of their self-control. This helps kids take a time out from trying situations, use inside voices, think about choices before responding to parents, siblings and teachers, and how to think about feelings and emotions.
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The Most Unique Anxiety Relief Workbook for Your Child in the Universe (as an anxious parent w an anxious child, should probably get on this asap) Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources pinterest.com/sostherapy/.
Why Punishments Don't Work (And What Works Better!)
Kids do well if they can, but lacking the skills to problem solve, they have meltdowns instead. But punishments don’t teach problem-solving skills! Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources pinterest.com/sostherapy/.
Why Saying "Calm Down" To Your Kids Doesn't Actually Work
"Calm down" is a phrase that we all use, especially with kids when experiencing intense emotions. Here are some alternative phrases that just might yield better results, and an action plan to put them in place.
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