Expert Tips On Mindful Parenting (For Everything Motherhood Throws At You)
21. Check In To See How Your Child Is Feeling
Regular check-ins make a difference. Dr. Kuzirian offered, "If they don't want to share, respect that. They may be a little shocked at your new response and will have to see you do this a couple of times before they can believe you are not angry with them and really want to know how they are doing. Or they may be more than ready to tell you how upset they are- If they want to call you a big meanie remind them you don't like being called names but you understand how you acted mean and hurt their feelings."