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My child is 3 years old. She is hyperactive, and she won't listen to us.?

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In brief: Expectations

3 year old children *are* active.
They have a lot of energy. They get very busy and excited. Teaching them appropriate behavior takes time and a lot of patience. Talk with your doctor about appropriate expectations for this age. Most kids can only focus on an activity for a few minutes. Positive reinforcement can help her learn the important rules.

In brief: Expectations

3 year old children *are* active.
They have a lot of energy. They get very busy and excited. Teaching them appropriate behavior takes time and a lot of patience. Talk with your doctor about appropriate expectations for this age. Most kids can only focus on an activity for a few minutes. Positive reinforcement can help her learn the important rules.
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