Sleeping and Separation

She still has anxiety when I put her down so I am unable to lay her on the pillow and tuck her in. I attempt it but end up just leaving for her to cry (which is still taking a…

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Hitting Problem in Pre-School

Hi Dr. Ann We are having a critical problem with Adam. He is having a problem in pre-school with hitting. It seems to be more impulsive then mean spirited. His pre-school teacher seems at wits end. She told Debbie today…

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Hitting and Discipline

Hi Ann- Hope you are great and getting ready for the holidays… needs some quick toddler advise… is Jack (14 and 1/2 months) to young to discipline? He is hitting a lot… he thinks it is funny but he just…

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Hitting Clarification

If your instincts tell you that you should ignore the stuffed animal “hitting” as well as the “real hitting” then use the same technique. When you are away from home, use a stroller or car seat for time-out, but remember…

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