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Toddler Troubles: 18 months

Toddler Troubles: 18 months

And so it continues... We've not progressed very much with the slapping situation, we've tried telling him no, ignoring him and slapping him back (which we didnt do hard) and none of them seemed to have worked. He doesn't slap as much, but if you pick him up when he doesn't want to be picked up, then youre basically awaiting a Noah slap. I do hope this stops naturally of its own accord, when he realises its not nice to slap people and I am assuming once he learns to talk, he won't need to slap as he can tell us what he wants or doesn't want. Since introducing him to Isla, she has had a few slaps to the head, bless her heart, she looks so startled but doesn't cry or anything. He tends to slap her head when she's crying too, so not sure if he is ...