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How to stop a 13 month old from hitting and biting

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Asked by rotonya at 3:40 PM on Oct. 9, 2008 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Firmly say "No hit" or "No bite" every single time and then offer an alternative (in your normal happy voice) like "Nice pats" or "Gentle touch" and show them how that works instead with positive reinforcement. Best of luck to you - stay consistent.

    Answer by mom2lukethomas at 7:46 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

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