Resources to Help Kids Thrive Newsletter
Helping Kids Handle Big Emotions at Different Ages
A weekly update of content from childmind.org featuring parenting advice, in-depth articles, and the latest thinking on children’s mental health and learning disorders.
October 19, 2021
How to Handle Tantrums and Meltdowns
Helping little kids learn to manage big emotions.
How to Help Children Calm Down
Techniques for helping kids regulate their feelings and avoid lashing out.
How Can We Help Kids With Self-Regulation?
Some kids need help learning to resist impulsive behavior.
The Power of Positive Attention
How to use it (instead of negative attention) to change behavior.
DBT: What Is Dialectical Behavior Therapy?
A treatment for children and teenagers with serious trouble handling emotions.
Help for Cutting and Other Self-Injury
When kids intentionally hurt themselves as a way to manage difficult emotions.