Discipline and Positive Parenting
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Here are some things that can increase the chances of a tantrum:
Struggling to express themselves fully
Learning a new and challenging skill
Experiencing overwhelming emotions
Adjusting to changes and new situations
Temperament - how strongly a child will react to situations
Feeling stressed, tired, hungry or over-stimulated
If your child’s tantrums are happening more often or are more intense than usual it can be helpful to seek out more support.
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