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cgod  ·  2500 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Theory of Mind and Language Delay

I can't get my kid to tell me anything about her day pretty much ever. What did you do today, "nothing." How was camp today, "fine."

I was a pretty closed mouth kid who was on my own trip, so I can kind of relate but my inability to find out anything gets frustrating.





Gem  ·  2500 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Ha! Sorry, that one sounds like more of a "won't" than a "can't". Probably outside my field.

Have you tried afternoon tea as a conversation lure? I've had some luck with that strategy with my younger relatives.

cgod  ·  2500 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Meh, she is going to talk about what she wants to talk about when she wants to talk about it or not at all.