My Child Hit Me: What Should I Do?

My Child Hit Me: What Should I Do?

My Child Hit Me! Your child is precious in your eyes, so the first time your child hits you, it often comes as a huge surprise. Child hitting is common, so don’t be alarmed, but be aware that how you respond to your child hitting someone helps them to figure out the world around them. Children have […]

How to Stop Child Anger Outburts

How to Stop Child Anger Outburts

In this discussion, we briefly review the top three ways to stop child anger outbursts. We also discuss possible underlying causes for chronic child anger outbursts. Very young children have temper tantrums because their brains have not yet developed a method of calmly expressing their feelings and emotions. As children mature, they are better able to communicate […]

How to Potty Train With Success

How to Potty Train With Success

After you’ve seen your baby take those first few steps, you wonder when it will be time to start potty training. As with most child developmental milestones, there is a range rather than an age and here we give you a how to potty train guide for success. Signs that Your Child Is Ready to […]

5 Toddler Potty Training Tips

5 Toddler Potty Training Tips

Here are 5 toddler potty training tips for your toddler by our behavior specialist, Erika Smith, M.Ed., BCBA As a parent, it’s not always clear when your child is ready to begin the potty training process. Some children master potty training before they turn 2 years old. And others might not become fully independent until […]