Expressing love to children is critical to their healthy development and can help youth feel bonded to the adults in their lives. Children who are bonded to healthy adults are less likely to try risky behaviors, such as misusing substances. Make sure your child gets them message that you love them by using their love language to express love.
To figure out your child’s love language, try taking a quiz with them here.
Check out Big Life Journal for more information on children’s love languages.