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Understanding and Managing Internalizing Behaviors in Children

Internalizing behaviors in children

Internalizing behavior refers to the expression of negative emotions and thoughts inwardly, rather than outwardly. Children who engage in internalizing behaviors may feel anxious, sad, or angry, but instead of acting out or expressing these emotions openly, they internalize them and may become withdrawn or isolated. Internalizing behaviors can be difficult for parents to manage, …