I had a talk with my youngest daughter this morning, she's now eight years old. She wanted to talk about how she felt like she was "hearing voices" in her head.
My first reaction was not great. But then I remembered hearing that it was around this age that kids start to notice the voice inside their heads, the one that I now affectionately refer to as Monkey Mind.
I asked her what it says to her and she told me that it sounded like her own brain talking back to her, basically reassuring of whatever thought was on her mind.Read More