A 31-year-old female asked:
My 2yr & 8 month old daughter rarely throwing tantrums instead she will silently cry & hide her face if she want something, is this normal?
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Dr. Nadia Ghattasanswered
50 years experience
No tantrum : She could just be a shy child, as long as she has normal speech & develpment she indicated her needs & communicate with you & other, there is no problem. Good luck.
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Dr. Patricia Foster commented
Psychiatry 46 years experience
Agree with Dr. Ghattas. As socialization increases, eg., playgroups, preschool, there is more pressure for children to verbalize. If she has difficulties then, do share your concerns with pediatrician.
Jul 13, 2015
Last updated May 1, 2016
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