Dealing with stubborn children is a challenge for parents as getting them to do even basic chores like taking a bath, eating a meal, or going to bed is an everyday battle. Parents inadvertently encourage adamant behavior in children, by giving in to their tantrums.
The best way to deal with a stubborn child is to show them that their behavior doesn’t work. Pay attention to their good behavior for the desired outcome. MomJunction has listed down a few tips that child psychologists and parenting experts recommend to deal with a stubborn child.
Characteristics Of A Stubborn Child
Not every kid that exercises free will is stubborn. It is important to fathom if your child is stubborn or determined, before taking any strong action. Strong-willed children can be highly intelligent and creative. They ask a lot of questions, which may come across as rebellion. They have opinions and are “doers”.
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