How to Teach Anxious Kids to Deal with Mean People
Anxious kids often have a hidden superpower. They are some of the kindest human beings on this planet. They are thoughtful, considerate and empathetic.
They can soak up other people’s emotions and feel other people’s pain.
So what happens when they become the target of a mean child. A child who is the opposite of thoughtful. The opposite of considerate. The opposite of empathetic.
In this week’s Ask the Child Therapist Kid/Teen Youtube video, I talk to kids about how to handle the sprinkle of mean kids they will most definitely encounter if they haven’t already.
Click below to watch the video: