Are you suffering from the post-school-holiday blues? Or worse, are you and your family dealing with ‘first-days-back’ syndrome?
For school-aged kids, the first days back after a break represent a transition back to a different routine. This transition, however minor it may seem to you, can carry with it a mixed bag of emotions for your son. How you deal with these emotions can directly affect how connected your son feels to you.
However, as a coach and a parent, I have discovered one simple way to help ensure your son feels connected to you.
Make sure his attachment ‘tank’ is full.
The attachment tank – replenish it daily.
Want to know more, I wrote this for the Understanding Boys blog at Brighton Grammar School today, you can read the rest of the article here.