Home Again: Re-Connecting with Your Older Toddler
Depending how long the military parent has been away, they may be coming home to a toddler who is turning into a preschooler. The returning parent will find that these children are naturally acting and behaving differently than when they left. Watch how returning parents adjust to coming home to a child who has much more energy, social skills and personality than when they left.
Parents need to take care of themselves first. Watch how mothers learned that becoming a better parent involved taking time to reconnect with themselves, relieve stress and reach out to friends and f…