Biting behaviour is actually very common in early childhood. So, why do children bite? What is the best way to respond following a biting incident? How can you help a child understand why biting is wrong and help them to express their needs?
We explore all of the reasons why children may bite, from key stages in their communication development to oral sensory processing to how to interrupt a child’s physical needs. Created by experts in early years development, this course offers a wide range of strategies to stop biting behaviour and help children express their needs and feelings in different, healthier ways.
• Why children bite
• Reasons behind biting
• Biting and child development
• Effects of biting
• How to respond to biting
• Strategies to help stop biting behaviour.