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Parenting Advice with John Rosemond - Child should outgrow head-banging

Parenting Advice with John Rosemond - Child should outgrow head-banging

Parenting Advice with John Rosemond - Child should outgrow head-banging

John Rosemond


    Q: When he throws a tantrum, which happens several times a day, my 20-month-old often gets down on the floor and starts banging his head. Worried that he may hurt himself, I pick him up and comfort him. I know that reinforces head-banging, but I don’t know what else to do. Making matters worse, a school counselor friend of mine tells me that head-banging is something lots of autistic kids do. I’m at a loss.


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