Teach your child to be thankful

Family giving thanks

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Thanksgiving is a time when a lot of emphasis is put on being thankful and grateful. The experts at Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services say there are things parents can do to teach their children gratitude all year long.

  • Awareness – talk about gratitude and take advantage of teachable moments
  • Ask questions that make your kids think positively
  • Model positivity
  • Involve children in volunteer/charitable work

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