As a professional, there might be times when you need to raise concerns with parents about a child’s behavior, wellbeing or development.
A problem-solving approach will help you and parents work together to address concerns. This approach involves:
One of the keys to this approach is talking about concerns when they come up. Problems usually don’t go away by themselves. And if you let problems build up, they might be more and more difficult to address.
Here are some tips for putting this approach into action: