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Teaching Children Self-Control

Dr Rajini Sarvananthan, Consultant Developmental Paediatrician

23-Jan-20 16:00

Teaching Children Self-Control

Self-control and discipline isn’t something you usually associate with children. We tend to think it’s ok when children are easily distracted, have little willpower, do not persevere with tasks or do not control their emotions. But these same traits would not be acceptable in adults. Consultant Developmental Paediatrician Dr Rajini Sarvananthan joins us to discuss how we can teach children to develop self control and emotional regulation so that they can adapt to challenges in adulthood.

Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek


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