No matter the illness, diagnosis, or challenging behavior… when a family has a child who demands more parental attention than others, it can cause lifelong damage to family relationships – IF – parents don’t take steps to validate the experience and acknowledge the needs of the siblings.
Highly sensitive people are often misunderstood, viewed as ‘weak’, ‘dramatic’, or ‘just making things difficult’. Here’s how to help your highly sensitive child thrive.
Connection acts as a form of preventative ‘maintenance’. If your kids feel more connected to you, they’ll be more compliant and cooperative when you need it.