How do I teach my child to be more flexible?
A lot of behaviors, frustrations, and overwhelm stem from our inability to be flexible when presented with everyday challenges. Here are some ways to help your child increase their ability to be flexible:
- Talk about being flexible
- Take advantage of opportunities for flexibility
- Notice when your child is being flexible and offer praise
For ideas about games to play with your child that teach these ideas, check out our article The Incredible Flexible Thinking Guide for Kids.