Sometimes life can be pretty traumatic; you crash your car, lightening hits your house, a cruel parent takes your dummies away.
It’s interesting to note that kids will tend to have more trauma during their day-to-day than you will.
So it’s important to remember to treat it like trauma.
Try not to get angry or frustrated, take a deep breath and give them a hug, it can be hard, sometimes all you want to do is throttle them, but let’s face it that will only lead to more trauma.
And who needs more trauma in their life?