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All Emotions are Communication

How do I teach my child to calm down when they get emotional? Why can’t I get through to my child when they are having a meltdown? Tracy Dawson, Curriculum Coordinator at EtonHouse International School Sentosa, and Stephanie Chalmers, Parent Educator and our EtonHouse parent, discussed the language of acceptance and how we can help our children to manage their emotions in a healthier way.

1)Brooke Hampton Quote
10 mins
Tips for responding instead of reacting to a situation
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7 mins
Why does my child have a meltdown when there is no peanut butter?
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Help your child to process uncomfortable emotions
2)Flipping our Lid Brain Slide
7 mins
Learn why your child can't understand threats or logic when they are emotional
3)Kelsowheel by Diane Lee and Barbara Clark
14 mins
9 strategies to help your child manage big emotions
4)Zones of Regulation by Leah Kuypers
7 mins
Build their emotional vocabulary and empower them through colour zones
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Strengthening Your Child’s Emotional Intelligence
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