An anonymous follower asked: How do you teach your toddler to not walk or run towards the street? I need help!
Ya-Ya: Toddlers are not experienced enough to understand danger. This takes time and awareness. In matters of safety, we as parents and caretakers have to take the lead and be proactive. But first things First. Help your toddler establish good listening and self regulation skills. This can be done by isolating the skills and in a non stressful manner practice, practice practice. Incorporate simple activities into their everyday lives. Remember to • Listen • Acknowledge • Encourage • Support • Praise