Helping Children Say Goodbye Without Distracting

Often when a young child says goodbye to Mum or Dad the person they are left with tries to distract them or stop them crying (because it’s so hard to see a little one upset). However, in distracting we miss an opportunity to show the child we understand their pain.
Wonderful advice about helping with children when they are separated from a loved one….

Helping Children Say Goodbye Without Distracting


Jade Williams Play Therapy.
Child Counsellor and Play Therapist.
Kingston Upon Thames, Elmbridge, Esher, Richmond, Surbiton, Hampton, Hounslow, Epsom and Ewell, Mole Valley