Early life traumas surface in some unsuspecting ways
It makes parents crazy when their children only wear one type of shirt and pants, or refuse to wear underwear or anything on their feet.
The emotional or behavioral reactions spiral downward quickly. The level of stress in the entire family is palpable. From an external perspective, family and friends may question parenting skills. It’s often a no-win situation from every angle.
- Children find they are misunderstood by society at large and the professionals who are supposed to be supporting them.
- Their parents are frustrated because traditional resources have had minimal success, and they are beginning to feel like they are inadequate parents.
This is the first in a series of the stories illustrating the frustrations typical of many children and the parents we meet. Read more