https://nspt4kids.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/nspt_2-color-logo_noclaims.png 0 0 Ali Swillinger https://nspt4kids.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/nspt_2-color-logo_noclaims.png Ali Swillinger2013-12-17 16:23:212014-06-02 21:58:52The Importance of One-on-One Time to Enhance Family Functioning
Life is busy. Time is never enough. Organization for personal affairs often feels like a game of Tetris.
Despite the shortage of hours in your day, it is important to find quality time with each member of your family. A family meal or movie works towards strengthening the overall familial system (macro level), but alone time helps foster the individual mezzo level) relationships that embody the family.
Without individual attention paid to your children, the need to seek attention can increase and maladaptive modes to gain this attention may be employed. Negative attention is the attention provided to an individual based on inappropriate means.