Misbehavior is caused when children’s needs are not met. These behaviors are a way that children ask for your help. Children learn by how they are treated. Click on the behavior to find new strategies for old problems.

  • Becomes angry
  • Steals
  • Lies or fibs
  • Bites
  • Can’t fall asleep
  • Hurts other or you
  • Demands attention
  • Is jealous
  • Won’t share
  • Uses foul language
  • Has fears
  • Runs away
  • Destroys things
  • Refuses to eat
  • Sucks thumb or finger

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