When your child is injured, it can be a difficult and overwhelming time. You may feel helpless and unsure of what to do. It is important to take care of your child’s physical and emotional needs while they are healing. This may include getting them the medical attention they need, providing emotional support, and helping them adjust to any changes in their daily routine. With love and patience, you can help your injured kid get through this difficult time.
Things you can do to help your child heal:
- Be supportive and patient
- Encourage your child to talk about their feelings and experiences
- Listen without judging or trying to control the conversation
- Help your child find new coping mechanisms for their pain