Sensitivity to Teasing

Teasing is an inevitable part of growing up. However, some children can be more sensitive to it than others, with some researchers suggesting that brighter children can be more sensitive than their peers. Whatever the reasons for your child’s sensitivity, it is important to deal with it carefully, acknowledging their concerns, whilst helping them build…

Setting Limits

Whilst this strategy might look at first glance as though it can only be used to effectively discipline children, it is in fact useful for setting expectations about behaviour in our children. It is a positive tool for promoting good behaviour, rather than one which teaches consequences. Its basic premise is one which always seeks…