For the parents of all ages! This article does a great job in explaining ways that a toddler can be cared for. Obviously, at this age, all parents and people in general want a little baby to feel as loved as possible. There is more that goes into it than people think. This time of a toddler’s life is essential as this is when they start to formulate their brain and learn much more about themselves.
- People use coping mechanisms to give themselves a sense of comfort and control over their environment.
- Avoidance is usually indirect and can take many forms, such as focusing on some other task.
- People that blame others generally transfer their own shame onto others to try and control them with guilt.
“Most of the time, toddlers can get away with blame, denial, and avoidance, because they’re so darn cute. When adults do it, we’re not so cute.”