"When your child is having a meltdown, remember, it's their crisis, not yours. Breathe deeply. Calm yourself. Then use a quiet voice and gentle hands to guide your little one through their crisis. That is living what you want them to learn." 'The Gentle Parent: Positive, Practical, Effective Discipline' by L.R.Knost www.littleheartsbooks.com
As parents it can be difficult to know how to respond to your child's anger and aggression, here are some tips to gently handle aggression. Help your kids learn to calm down, manage anger and provide effective communication skills, while minimizing overstimulation.