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Temper Tantrums :
It usually occurs when the child is frustrated by excessive demands and restrictions by the parents. They usually :
|Scream and Shout.|
|Kicks or Beats others around them.|
When dealing with tantrums, first make sure that the child is not tired, hungry or in
any other pain. Them take him to a quite room and find out what is upsetting him. If he is
likely to hurt himself or others, then hold him tight until he calms down.
Hyper Activity :
These children's have a short attention span, are over active and very restless. They are often unattentive and destructive in class and may be reckless.
When associated with disobedience, defiant behavior or hyperactive may conduct disorder.
|Hyperactivity in young children usually subside.|
|More severe cause may be due to an abnormality in the brain and persist as a child grow up.|
|Children with mental retardation, learning disorder, emotions problems may show hyperactivity and restlessness.|
In Managing Hyperactive Child at Home :
|Be firm and consistent in all rules and discipline.|
|Reduce distraction around his surrounding.|
|Soft toys should be chosen which cannot be easily broken.|
|Use clock to time his attention span and reward him with in a second each time he is able to concentrate for a longer period.|
|Set out a feasible clear daily routine.|
|Provide time for playing and outdoor activities so that he has an outlet for his energy.|