Your Growing Toddler - 2 to 2.5 Years
During these months children generally become very aware of themselves as distinct from others. Self-centered, willful behavior tends to surface. Although it’s frustrating for parents and other caregivers to be on the receiving end of the “terrible twos”, it’s an important stage that forms the basis for a child’s independence and self-awareness. There are countless opportunities for teaching children at this age how their behavior affects others.