One Minute Temper Tantrum Solution - RonaldMah

Ronald Mah, M.A., Ph.D.
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist,
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One-Minute Temper Tantrum Solution

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Lecture and Discussion- Participants are encouraged to make the workshop more relevant to their concerns by asking questions.

Focus is on using participants awareness of their own emotional and psychological needs to create understanding of the child's emotional and psychological needs when he or she is in a tantrum state. This knowledge is then translated into practical technique that the participants can use to effectively prevent and resolve children's temper tantrums.

1) Child & adult correlation of needs
           An understanding of basic human needs illustrates the logic behind tantrums.      

2) Folk remedies for tantrums
           Why "ignoring" is often absolutely the wrong thing to do; how and why "ignoring the tantrum" intensifies the tantrum.

3) Types of Tantrums: Manipulative, Temperamental, & Helpless Tantrums

4) Prevention - Tantrum Ignitors
           What causes or what is behind the tantrum?
  • A Diagnostic Order
  • Prevention of Manipulative tantrums
  • Conditional tantrums
  • Physical Environmental tantrums
  • Social Environmental tantrums

5A) Prevention of Temperamental Tantrums

5B) Response to Temperamental Tantrums- Dealing w/ a raging tantrum.
  • Psycho/emotional diagnosis/evaluation
  • Psycho/emotional connection/validation
  • Making the touch, show, tone, verbal connections.
  • The Socialization Message- why it works and when it works.

6) Prevention of & Response to Helpless Tantrums

7) Preventing Self-Sabotage     
  • Learning how to foster the emotional and psychological awareness that enables the adult to follow through with the technique.
3056 Castro Valley Blvd., #82
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Ronald Mah, M.A., Ph.D.
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT32136
office: (510) 582-5788
fax: (510) 889-6553
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