Monthly Archives: September 2015

My Parenting Goal as the Mother of Highly Sensitive Children

Parents of highly sensitive children doubt themselves often and deeply. It’s hard to raise a child who often needs handling in a slightly different way to their friends and classmates. It’s sometimes hard to swallow that a HSC’s instruction manual differs to … Continue reading

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Knowing Me, Knowing I’m a Highly Sensitive Person

Many highly sensitive people have at some point in their lives wondered what the hell is wrong with them. Luckily, most of us come to understand that the answer to that is there is nothing wrong with us. However, understanding … Continue reading

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Being Introvert, Being Me, Being Us

Being the mother of highly sensitive children has taught me a lot about myself. One of the most important things I have learnt is to accept myself for who I am. As a child I was labelled shy. It has negative connotations. Shyness … Continue reading

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Where Should a Highly Sensitive Child Sit in a Classroom?

The start of a new school year generally means new seating arrangements in the classroom and for a highly sensitive child (and their parents!) it can be an additional source of stress. For most children it matters where they sit in school … Continue reading

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