Why are holidays sometimes rough for traumatize children? Two parents, Denise Royal and Chester Jackson, explore the importance of setting Holiday traditions while respecting the traditions of our childrens’ past. This program also raises awareness that holiday times in and of themselves are sometimes traumatizing for youth with a history of difficult times surrounding the holiday . Denise and Chester also address how important it is for parents to have reasonable expectations for their children during the holiday season. Play Radio Show Here
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