• K.C. Dreisbach, LMFT

Author Q&A: January 2020

This month's question came from Carien in South Africa!

Q: "My 2 year old seems to be always whining about everything, and gives a sheer squeak scream when not getting his way. Things at home have been tense between me and my husband with anger and we have relocated recently. Could this all be a form of wanting more attention and our problems affecting him?"

A: Thanks for your question Carien. I was so excited to see a question come from South Africa!

I love your question because it touches on a couple of topics that so many parents struggle with. This first is the Terrible Two's and the second is how change impacts our children.

You asked if the relocation and the struggle in your marriage could be causin