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3 Tips For Preparing Your Shy Daughter For Sleepaway Camp

Posted by on Aug 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Tips For Preparing Your Shy Daughter For Sleepaway Camp

Sleepaway camp may be a fun rite of passage, but it can also trigger anxiety for many children, especially those who are more shy or introverted. The unfamiliar surroundings, being around so many unknown children and adults, and the long separation from home and family can be quite intimidating. If your daughter is shy, she can still have a fun and meaningful experience at sleepaway camp, but it requires a little preparation beforehand. Here are three tips for getting her (and you) through this with flying colors:    Give Your Daughter a Sense of Control Instead of presenting sleepaway camp as something that has been decided for your daughter, empower her by letting her be as involved as possible in the decision. Go through the brochures together and let her have a say in which camp she attends. Let...

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