Tuesday, June 07, 2011

B. Post: Helping Adopted Children (Part 5)

Understanding the brain and how it responds to stress, emotion, relationship, and attachment--This is amazing stuff to me. Our stress/trauma is a PHYSICAL thing. Stress LITERALLY causes us to lose short term memory and makes us unable to have clear thoughts. Next time your child throws a fit, consider the possibility that they physically weren't able to make a better decision at the time. Learn more HERE.