Stress–something that we parents think we’re only affected by, but our kiddos can get stressed too–super stressed. One day, I was talking to a friend who’s child is friend’s with mine–she begins to tell me that her child has been crying easily, gets super frustrated, and has NOT been wanting to go to school. “Same with mine,” I exclaim. The next day I have the same conversation with a different friend, and then again with yet another friend. What was going on? Was it the beginning of second grade? Turning eight? I decided that we needed answers, STAT, and turned to Breezy Mama‘s Go-To child and family psychotherapist, Dr. Fran Walfish, for help.
Some kids hold stress in – what are the signs we moms should look out for that indicate our child may be stressed out?
Some kids hold stress in while others act-out. Know your child’s norm and be vigilantly aware of changes. Here are some of the classic signs your child may be stressed out: [Read more…] about Is Your Child Grumpy? Or is it Stress?