What to Do with My Child at Home?
With many countries on lock-down, families are confined to their homes for most or all of their day. Some parents still have to work from home, others may struggle with the uncertainty of the future or the loss of jobs and income. How can we take care of our children in the midst of our own frustration?
Below are six easy-to-apply and highly effective parenting tips that have been developed based on research and experience across the world and are endorsed by the World Health Organization (WHO) among others. We encourage you to read through them and apply them in your own household. You could be surprised how simple it is to improve your everyday family life!
1 One-on-One Time
Can’t go to work? Schools closed? Worried about money? It is normal to feel stressed and overwhelmed. School shutdown is also a chance to make better relationships with our children and teenagers. One-on-One time is free and fun. It makes children feel loved and secure, and shows them that they are important.
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