7 Principles To Building Trust Through Listening 🌍
Due to the current climate, children might absorb information via their friends, peers, news stations and social media without considering the validity of the source. This, in turn will create a lot of concern and some levels of anxiety amongst children.
We want to be the person they turn to in times of high-stress, we want them to trust us enough to share their fears… One of the most effective ways of building trust is to learn how to LISTEN effectively.
Clinical Psychologist Dr Todd Cartmell says that “listening is a common parenting blind spot. So, don’t feel alone if you know you’re guilty of modelling a ‘do as I say, not as I do’ rule!” Here’s 7 principles that will help you listen effectively – and deepen the bond with your child even when you disagree with them!