Help your child develop self-awareness.
Point out the result of her actions.You put the toys away. That makes mommy happy. Now we have time to read another book before bed.
Help your child understand who she is as she grows.
Trying new things can feel scary to you. You need time to feel comfortable. Or, You have such strong feelings! Sometimes it’s hard to keep them in control. This kind of self-awareness helps children use what they know about themselves to manage successfully in the world.