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    Preventing sobbing, tantrums and other dramas

    Some months ago I was interviewed for BBC York Radio. The presenter, Russell Walker, wanted to know How to Calm a Challenging Child! I got a bit cheeky and asked him to pretend he was seven so that I could demonstrate how to prevent supermarket tantrums with him. The secret, which I learned from Noel Janis-Norton, is to prepare the child in advance in a very particular way. However daring I was on live radio, it took me a while to overcome my inhibitions and share this clip with you… It is only five-minute long and is very useful indeed. To listen, click here: avoiding supermarket tantrums Enjoy!