This section provides an overview of the FLIP IT approach and how it can be used effectively in your setting.
In this step, you will learn how to talk calmly with a child about his or her feelings and describe the behavior you are seeing and hearing as a result. You will explore the root cause of the behavior in order to support a child's emotional awareness.
In this step, you will learn how to set loving limits that are based on simple, concrete rules and expectations.
In this step, you will learn how to ask the child to think before acting by making simple inquiries that encourage problem-solving, coping skills, and improved emotional control.
In this step, you will learn how to cue or suggest solutions, if the child is struggling to come up with an appropriate response.