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Parents, take note: 6 tips to help your children control their emotions

June 25, 2016

Parents, take note: 6 tips to help your children control their emotions

By Meg Sullivan megsullivan

They throw temper tantrums. They hit their siblings.  And when denied the tiniest desire, they can melt into inconsolable puddles. Yet, somehow it’s up to you to help mold these little emotional tornadoes into reasonable human beings. What’s a parent do? Giving names to feelings is the first step to helping the under-8 set regulate […]

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