Dec 13, 201719m
Our Clingy Child Won't Let Us Leave
Dec 13 '1719m
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A parent describes the struggle she and her husband face with their 5-year-old when they try to go out together. Their boy cries and begs them not to leave, and though they’ve experimented with several approaches -- including “trying to be unruffled and say goodnight and leave swiftly” – none has worked. This mom says she finds the process exhausting and is hoping Janet has some suggestions. For more advice on common infant/toddler parenting issues, please check out Janet's books at Amazon and Audible ( Also available for download, her audio series "Sessions" -- recorded consultations with parents discussing their most immediate and pressing concerns (

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