chapter  11
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Temper Tantrums

Many parents literally live in fear of their child's temper tantrums. They dread going into public places with their child, tormented by the thought that he or she might erupt in public. If you have ever known a child who is prone to tantrums, you can certainly empathize with these beleaguered parents. Parents have told me that they leave their child at home and sacrifice their own social activities to avoid such unpredictable public displays.