Maggie Dent

Dealing with Kids’ Tantrums

(4:15 mins) Here’s how to tackle tantrums in kids over 5, when they might have a bit of planning and intention behind them, and maybe using their power to hurt others. There are tips for regaining your position as the alpha in the household and finding a connection, even when your child is being difficult to love.

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