Time Alone With Siblings

It is important for siblings to spend time together. The sibling relationship is one where a child can learn and practice a plethora of relational dynamics, from sharing, to putting others first. As siblings get older it is important for them to have time to work out issues. There are many things that given time they will learn how to work out among themselves, such as sharing. Clearly, when children are small parents need to keep a watchful eye and ear but sometimes observing from a distance will allow siblings to learn how to work out small disagreements on their own. For more on sibling relationships click here.

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