20 Ways to Calm A Child

1. Dim the lights. 2. Bring the child into a less busy, quieter room. 3. Have the child face a simple wall. 4. Create a “chill-out” or relaxation space, and always have it available. 5. Make sure the room is not too hot; if necessary, turn on a fan. 6. Provide a soft, slow, rhythmic song, humming, or music. 7. Repeat an affirmation [...]