A 44-year-old member asked:
If my daughter still has temper tantrums at 16yo, will she have them forever?
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Pediatrics 50 years experience
6.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Depends on source: Whether 16 or 60, tantrums after childhood generally represent a boiling over of supressed feelings. Those who do not learn to acknowledge their feelings & share them effectively can be hobbled by sporadic rage. Counseling focused on improving these areas can give anyone a worthwhile skill & a chance to enjoy life without feeling the loss of control that often gives them low self esteeme.
6.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 23, 2014
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