Is “fun” a scary word at your house? For many families, having too much fun means kids with meltdowns, explosive behaviors, and lots of work on self-regulation. With fear and excitement sharing the same neurotransmitters in the brain, “fun” doesn’t always end up being fun for kids and families dealing with trauma.
Here’s a list of activities and tips to help squeeze the last bits of fun out of summer break without the stress!
*More activities can be found at https://gokidpower.org/summer-activities-kids
Don’t have too much fun… Have the right amount of Summer fun!
Sharon Bouse-Ferry, ECHOflex Director