During a recent online class, a parent asked the questions, “What do you do when your eight-year-old child calls themselves stupid or dumb all the time? I respond with ‘No you’re not‘ but they just say back, ‘Yes I am!‘”
This is a great question and we hear it from lots of parents.
Here are some ideas:
If this continues you may want to check in with teachers at school and see if there is something going on that might be affecting your child’s feelings or thoughts about himself. Keep us posted on your progress. This is a common challenge for parents and your process will help others learn.
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