January 12, 2023

7 tips for helping kids with identifying and explaining feelings

Identifying and Explaining Feelings

The different ways your child behaves actually stems from a list of four complex emotions. Here’s how explain them to your child in a way they’ll understand so they can learn to manage them.

When you are young you have no prior experiences to pull from—you react based on how you feel.

It’s up to the parent or carer to train children in how to identify, name, interpret, and use their emotions. This helps kids learn a new language for self-expression.

Identifying and Explaining Feelings

Here are some of the ways you can help your child learn about and express their feelings:

Source: Kids helpline

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