The Terrible Twos Deconstructed: 4 Reasons for Toddler Tantrums! by Sara Bingham
Parenting a toddler through the "terrible twos" can be extremely difficult. The challenging behaviors your toddler may exhibit can occur for many reasons. Here are four!
- Your toddler wants something he can't communicate yet or can't have.
- She wants your attention.
- He wants to escape a situation or wants an activity to end.
- Whatever the behavior is, it just feels good to do.
Whatever the reason, teaching your toddler to communicate in a clear way can lessen some of those challenging behaviors or tantrums!