Coping With Emotions
Learning to express emotions in a positive way helps kids develop the ...
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Building resilience helps your child to deal with the challenges they have when they’re young. It also provides a foundation for dealing with hardships they may face as teenagers and adults.
Kids with higher resilience are more likely to:
These are some key areas in which you can help your child develop so they can become more resilient:
Feeling connected to something like a school or youth group
Having a sense of independence and responsibility
Problem solving skills
Having a positive outlook on life
Identifying, expressing and coping with feelings
Having good friendships with people who accept them for who they are
Having positive role models within the family, school or community
Experiencing love and acceptance from a parent/carer
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