Author: Sara Teichman, PsyD
February 12th, 2021
Dear Dr. T.,
It hit me last week when I was at a family gathering. What I saw is that the cousins ate, played games, chatted up the adults, and got hyper. But here’s what I also saw: my pre-teen children clung to me, my little ones kvetched about the food, and two children begged to go home — now!
What strikes me is that my children are just not happy. Whether at home, or school, they see the negative parts, are rel …