#raisingcapablechildren: J is for Joyful

A recent study on Indian children found out that more than 50% were stressed. You will find similar studies across the globe showing that today’s children are a stressed lot. I personally know a few young kids who are undergoing therapy due to stress related issues. Over the last few decades stress levels in children have been spiking and we have all read about children committing suicide due to stress. The picture is grim and what can we as parents do to ensure that our kids remain joyful? On day 10 of the #blogchatterA2Z challenge, let’s talk about ways to keep our children joyful and help them learn to handle stress.