It can be hard to deal with the stress and anxiety caused by emotions. For the child who is developing in this area, coping with emotions can be hard! Kids with developmental delays in cognitive, emotional, physical, or sensory delays can especially suffer with impaired coping abilities to stress or anxiety. Sometimes, those big feelings get to be TOO MUCH and anger, frustrations result in major meltdowns.
The key to dealing with these situations is a toolkit of coping strategies.