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10 Ways to Deal with Temper Tantrums

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Don't Try to Reason


Don't bother trying to reason with your child while he's having a tantrum. No toddler can listen to reason while caught inside the whirlwind of a tantrum.

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Excerpted from The Complete Idiot's Guide to Parenting a Preschooler and Toddler, Too © 1997 by Keith M. Boyd, M.D., and Kevin Osborn. All rights reserved including the right of reproduction in whole or in part in any form. Used by arrangement with Alpha Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.

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