I raise my 17mon old granddaughter .she is starting to hit and bite. she thinks it is a game and laughs when i scold her. What else can I try.Answer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 6:53 AM on Feb. 11, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)
Answer by Syphon at 7:01 AM on Feb. 11, 2011
I agree with Syphon that might help her understand that she is hurting you instead of playing a game with you. I know for my kids I would put them in a time out for 1 minute and then go back and talk to them. If they got out I would put them right back in. I think no matter what you try you have to be consistent.
When my son got older about 3 and would still bite when he was frustrated I told him..See my teeth they are bigger then yours and they will hurt if I bite you. The next time he bit his brother I bit him back. Nothing to hard just enough to hurt a little. After that he understood that he was really hurting people and he never did it again.
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