Parents are every child’s first cheerleaders. They use words to motivate their kids in class activities, in games or sports, or in their little tasks everyday. With the regular occurrence of these words and statements at home, parents don’t realize that some words help tear down, rather than build up, their child’s confidence.
We asked Registered Guidance Counselor, Preschool Teacher, and mom of two Eden Licup Calara to share with us common statements which are seemingly harmless, but can actually make kids second guess their emotions and their worth. She also gave us tips on how to handle each situation better!
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