toddler tantrums

When a charge becomes a tyrant

When a charge becomes a tyrant

By Jacalyn S Burke, Perhaps you helped raise him from birth and he has morphed from a loving child into a despot. Or maybe you’re a new nanny and the honeymoon period is over. Most nannies will face working with an angry, or even violent child during their career. For the majority of children there is a good reason behind a negative shift in behavior:

a change in the home: a parent goes back to work, parents separate, parent absent from the home for long periods of time, family has moved home, a new baby is born, the family pet dies, etc. a