Dafna Blog

Dafna Lender – How To Validate A Child’s Feelings

Sometimes, despite our best intentions, our desire to fix our kid’s problems gets in the way of actually understanding what they’re going through. Though it might seem helpful to tell a child that you can hear their anger, labeling the emotion for them is not always the best course of action. In this week’s How To Tuesday, Dafna explains how you can validate a child’s feelings without making any assumptions that may make them feel more alienated.