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How do I help my 7-year-old stepdaughter with her severe anger issues?

When she was 4, my stepdaughter’s father died in a car accident a few minutes after dropping her off at daycare. Her mother (my wife) and the whole family went through a long mourning period after losing their husband/father so suddenly. Everyone went to therapy and, with the help of their community from church, work, friends, and family, moved into this new phase of their lives as best they could.

Since his death, my stepdaughter (who turns 8 in a few months) has developed a massive, hair-triggered temper. She…

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