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Toddler Tantrums

Tantrums are a normal stage of toddler development. In some children, they just cross the limits and become intolerable. During this phase, the child cries uncontrollable, screams and yells, may throw things or even vomit. He or she may also try to hit the parents or caregivers if they do not get what they want or their whim is not catered to. Extreme tantrums, bad behavior and intense emotions of the child can put parents at their wits’ end, drain their energy and exhaust them.

It is more common in children who are very sensitive and may occur due to the frustration of not being able to express a feeling or perform something beyond their skills and abilities for the age. As motor skills of the child develop faster than his language skills, he may be just using them to let you know of his feelings. If you are able to channel them properly, these skills can be quite useful in his social life later on. Here are some tips to parent toddlers who throw excessive tantrums: