Shannon Philpott-Sanders

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching, Parenting

Teaching Kids Boundaries With Peers

Screen shot 2013-03-22 at 8.00.09 AMPublished March 2013: Mom.Me

Teaching Kids Boundaries With Peers
Help your little one learn about personal space, negotiation and other social skills

Article Excerpt:

Watching your child play with her peers can be an eye-opening experience. Is she sharing with others? Respecting her peers’ boundaries? “Being able to keep good boundaries with peers is essential for developing healthy self-esteem and friendships,” says Raquel Lefebvre, Vermont-based licensed psychologist. Help your child foster healthy friendships by teaching her about appropriate boundaries with role playing and activities that will enrich her understanding of herself and her peers. Continue reading

March 22, 2013 Posted by | Feature Stories, Magazine Writing, Sample Work | , , | Leave a comment