By doing this the parent has now planted both seeds. They have planted the seed of protection, and the seed of reporting. And just like seeds can’t be left alone and be expected to reach their maximum potential, the child here can’t either. Refreshers and reminders every few months are the water and sunlight that this figurative seed needs.
Yisroel Picker is a Social Worker who lives in Jerusalem. He has a private practice which specializes in working with people of all ages who are looking to improve their awareness and their social skills. He also lectures on the topics of communication and child safety.
You can email Yisroel at [email protected]