Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Difference A Teacher Makes for a Highly Sensitive Child

If your child’s teacher has made the difference to your child this year be sure to let them know how much you appreciate them! In 2013 we made the big decision to change schools. At the end of my son’s … Continue reading

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Highly Sensitive Children and Their Deepest Feelings

Here’s a tip for talking to your highly sensitive child about their deepest feelings!    

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How to Prepare a Highly Sensitive Child for a Medical Appointment

Ever been frustrated taking your highly sensitive child (HSC) to a medical appointment for the first time? Many parents of HSCs are faced with stressful scenarios. Sometimes there are tears and tantrums. Other times there is a complete lack of … Continue reading

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Why That Light Bulb Moment is so Important For Your Highly Sensitive Child

My ‘aha’ moment, my light bulb moment, came when my eldest son was around the age of three. His preschool teacher noticed how he watched from the sidelines in school and it took months of preschool before he would join … Continue reading

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10 Gift Ideas for a Highly Sensitive Father 

Next Sunday is Father’s Day and if you’re still wondering what to gift that highly sensitive father in your life then you probably can’t go wrong with one of these ten ideas. 1. Ocean Wave Light Projector

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Changing the Notion that Big Boys Don’t Cry, One Little Boy at a Time

I watched a young boy on the school playground with his father, tears streaming down his little face, uncontrollably weeping about something his father considered trivial. Instead of offering comfort, the boy’s father told him to stop the waterworks. Instead … Continue reading

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How to Get the Best Out of Your Vacation with a Highly Sensitive Child

The summer holidays are beckoning and for many of us that means packing up our suitcases and heading off for a well deserved getaway. If you are the parent of a highly sensitive child (HSC) you may well find the … Continue reading

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