Emotional

CHILL Chats: Listening for Clues

Posted June 11, 2020 | By ale_bellot

Children experience all kinds of anxieties, especially in unpredictable and contentious times. Unfortunately, it’s not likely that they often have the words to express these confusing feelings; rather, our children drop clues about their internal struggles through their play, the presence of somatic symptoms like unexplained stomach aches or body pain, and behavioral changes.

Watch as licensed clinical mental health counselor Erin Burkholder, LMHC, dives deeper into these three categories of clues and shares more about the ways we can support our children, just by listening and learning.