Among the values that characterize the human being, courage is very important and special adaptive functions. Children’s favorite heroes often have this quality. As they grow, children discover that being does not necessarily mean the courage to fight monsters or dangerous to pass through trials.
8. Talk to him about when he was afraid of something about how to react. Explain that fear can be overcome, it is an emotion that is good to accept and express, but may be controlled. Give concrete examples, they can more easily understand: control emotion before a work which did very well in the end, the initial fear that she felt when she first met a puppy that was etc. befriended while.
9. Help make a difference between unnecessary risks and situations in which it takes guts. Has made a dangerous activity (jumping into the water from a great height or to go into dangerous places, for example) does not have courage, but put your life or health at risk. On the other hand, support your opinion even when nobody agrees with you, do what you think is better, not to give up and not let fear stop you from doing what you want are situations life that requires courage.
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