Boy oh boy, the strong-willed child! How we love their spirit! If you have opened this post, I am guessing you are a parent (maybe a teacher or caregiver) of a strong willed child, also known as, the spirited child. But, how do you really know if your child is strong-willed? What are the most common strong willed child characteristics? What is the best way to parent a strong willed child? These are things I have been asked and I asked myself at one point!