Assess the situation
Is your child really being rebellious or is her routine simply out of whack, which can trigger bad behaviour? Perhaps she’s feeling unwell. It is important to find out the real reason why she is behaving badly, say the experts.
For example, there are many reasons that tots bite, such as a lack of language skills, being overwhelmed or overstimulated by her environment or teething, Dr Tzuo says.
“Once you have analysed the environmental factors, adopt strategies to remove or eliminate the negative ones,” she says.