How to Deal with Toddler Temper Tantrums

How to Deal with Toddler Temper Tantrums

When kids test their boundaries by throwing a hissy fit, it can test your patience. So what are parents to do when these common but trying experiences happen?   While toddler temper tantrums are all too common, many parents aren’t quite sure how to deal...

Jack’s Story

Meet Jack Jack is a 10-year-old boy who lives on the west coast of the United States with his mother, Anne. Anne describes Jack as funny and easy to get along with. She says that Jack loves animals and overall is a very social child who has many friends. Jack is...
What are Tantrums and What do they Mean?

What are Tantrums and What do they Mean?

The Definition of a Tantrum Has your kid ever gone from 0-60 in the blink of an eye when things weren’t going their way? This type of emotional outburst can be defined as a tantrum. Tantrums vary in severity and duration. A minor tantrum, or a “hissy fit,” may involve...