As a therapist, one of the most common fears I hear from parents is that their kids feel lost to them in some way. Whether they feel like their kids are too engaged with “screen time,” or are “addicted” to a game, or “obsessed” with YouTube - parents are worried that their kids are spending too much time on Whatever The Thing Is, and disconnected from them. Here are 5 questions you can ask them that will help bring you closer together.
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As a parent coach and family therapist, one of the questions I get a lot is how to help young children manage the BIG feelings that often come up. Toddlerhood often brings meltdowns or tantrums, and parents struggle with how to respond to these in a helpful way. In this article, you will find the 5 most successful ways to help your toddler manage their big emotions and feelings.