Helping Children Manage a Relocation

Helping Children Manage a Relocation

The stress of moving can be difficult on its own. Trying to figure out exactly what needs to happen and making sure everything goes according to plan is a hassle. You can feel all the pressure coming down on you, but you are not the only one the move is affecting. You cannot forget how the radical change will stress your children. As a parent, sometimes you must put their needs before your own. Get them involved! It is vital to involve your child in your moving plans. Keeping them informed will help them cope with the move. Children may feel left out or left behind as they watch you packing the house. Younger children may even feel as though you are going to leave them. It is imperative that you ensure the child that they are coming with you. You may ask them to...

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