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how can i get my 15 month old son stop hitting me n my bf in the face

every time we pick him up he smakes us in the face n laughs

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yankeegirl87

Asked by yankeegirl87 at 10:20 PM on Oct. 30, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • move his hand away from ur face and say "no no" really firm...that's what i do with my 14 month old ds
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 10:22 PM on Oct. 30, 2010

  • Say "NO not funny. Hitting hurts" in a very firm tone (and have a stern "I mean business" look on your face) move his hands away from your face and put him right back down and say "I will pick you up when you can be nice". Then wait a few minutes before you pick him back up. Be firm and be consistent- do it EVERY time he hits and he will get the message.
    MizLee

    Answer by MizLee at 10:58 PM on Oct. 30, 2010

  • Try not to react too much. Just hold his hand and say "Don't hit!". If you react strongly or smack his hand then he is just going to turn it into a game.
    smoden1

    Answer by smoden1 at 8:03 PM on Oct. 31, 2010

  • thats true thank you
    yankeegirl87

    Comment by yankeegirl87 (original poster) at 8:04 PM on Oct. 31, 2010

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