Navigating bullying and friendships is difficult… as most of us can attest from personal experience.
Knowing how to act in relation to others is extra tough for children because they don’t have the skills or life experience to understand how it all works.
We need to remember that friendship skills are things we learn over time. Kids don’t come out knowing how to make sense of people who are hurtful, or why friends can be ‘hot and cold’ towards them.
So how do we reduce the time they need to absorb these critical social skills?
We have to coach them through.
That’s what we cover in this snippet from a recent masterclass on friendship and bullying.
Click above to unpack the top 10 things we can teach our kids about relationships with their friends… and frenemies.
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