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I am concerned about the behavior of my 4 year old

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I am concerned about the behavior of my 4 year old granddaughter with her parenets.
She can become, angry, have terrible tantrums and cannot regulate herself. She is great when she is at school or other places. She has been diagnosed with Selective Mutism, but is doiong great in that area, but the behavior is very difficult. She also will urinate during the day only at her home. She holds it all day and wears a pull up at night.
PLease help!!
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Kaushik replied 1 month ago.
Greetings.
Welcome to the site.
Please answer a few queries
1) is there any other child in the house other than her ?
2) do her parents shout or scream at her or have frequent altercations between themselves which happen in front of her?
3) Have the parents tried positive and negative reinforcement tactics to curtail hef behaviour ?
I will get back to you once you reply to my queries.
Regards3😀