A friend of mine shared this with me:
You’d be amazed the things you learn from your child over a shared bowl of popcorn in their room at bedtime. Once settled and relaxed in a moonlit room, the words come more easily. They do not have to fear seeing the reaction in your eyes. Vulnerability is allowed because your presence is felt.
Kayla Marnach is the author of the Can Do Kids Series. Her newest book, I Can Do That! helps children learn self-regulating techniques. Told through rhyme from a child’s point of view, strategies are shared empowering the child to effectively learn and practice ways they can control their emotions and actions when they feel themselves becoming dysregulated. Order your copy today!