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Category Archive: Conflicts with Teens and Children

Conflict issues with kids

Jan 11

9/1 Handling Conflict Solutions with Teens and Children


Children are at the mercy of parents, especially if their parents are without boundaries or limits when it comes to fighting.   They absorb the emotional and verbal atmosphere they find around them.  This impacts their whole lives, even into their teen and adult years.

I am sure anyone who has seen the tantrum scene with a 5 year old and her Mother will appreciate that there are ways to help children learn to control their own impulses and behaviour.  …but how are young mums – or even grandparents and other caregivers –  supposed to learn such skills unless those around them take the time to help?