"You Can't Play"

Miller, Susan A,
February 2004
Scholastic Parent & Child;Feb/Mar2004, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p71
The article presents strategies that can be adopted by parents, which can help a child to handle conflict. Parents can model sociable behavior and demonstrate how to calmly solve problems in positive ways. Once can help a child to define his problems by giving names to the feelings and reflecting them back to him. Parents can show a child ways to join a group. This support by parents will go a long way towards building a child's social skills.


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