It’s imperative that you, as a parent, know how to be supportive when an LGBTQ+ child comes out to you. Here’s advice from a therapist on what to keep in mind.
Today, Child Traumatic Stress can be mistaken for ADHD in the same way. So let’s pause, dig deeper, and ask ourselves, “Is my child really dealing with ADHD, or is it trauma?”
Having a child that struggles with anxiety is tough. You want to remove every obstacle in their way, but this time, the obstacle is their own mind. Now, instead of clearing the road for them, you have to teach them how to clear it themselves.
Let’s talk about the inner workings of an ADHD teen mind so you can understand it better as a parent.
Childhood is a fun time filled with playing, exploration, and lots of love. However, it’s also the first time we experience pain and frustration, even in small amounts.
The next time you’re up to bat parenting, consider these tips to help foster confidence in your child.