77: Understanding why our toddlers bite, hit, and throw and how to navigate it
On this episode I welcome Child Development Specialist and Parenting Expert Dr. Siggie Cohen. We discuss the following:
- When to intervene with biting, hitting or throwing
- Rhetorical behavior
- How to provide alternative expression appropriate for the action
- The science behind why toddlers don't understand abstract concepts or words
- So much more!
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