The truth is if we can’t be present with ourselves, we can’t be present with our children.
Hearing children use swear words or 'bad' language can bring up some pretty big reactions for many adults. It can draw us into our old childhood wounds, feelings of powerlessness and throw us into a spiral of power over our children through judgment/ threats/ shame/ punishment. Here’s three easy solutions.
When you feel triggered by your child’s behaviour it normally means that a part of YOU is needing to heal and your child’s behaviour is poking at that subconscious wound.