As your child grows up, they become more and more stubborn and they want to do things by themselves. They want to make their own choices and say no more often. This can be a difficult period, not only for parents, but also for their child. The child will try to get their way and it’s important for them to understand that’s not always possible. Sometimes they need to be patient and wait. You can practice that. It will teach your child to respect someone else’s wishes.

If your child does not get their way or if they fail at something, they may have a tantrum. Some children have more tantrums than others. Their intensity can also vary.

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