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What to Do When Your Toddler Wakes Up Crying

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What to Do When Your Toddler Wakes Up Crying

For kids, going to sleep means having to spend time by themselves...away from you, so they may be especially needy when they wake up. They are experiencing separation anxiety, which is completely normal. As toddlers develop their sense of independence, they start to become more aware of being separated from their parents or caregivers.   How you can help your toddler's emotional development: Positive start Take a moment to reconnect with your little one first thing in the morning. A snuggle and a short conversation can go a long way and may help them behave during the day. Set aside...

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