Children & Jealousy

By: Luz Rivas

What can cause my child/children to be jealous?

  • Siblings
  • Parents that are divorced
  • Friends of the child

What are some red flags for me to see if my child/children are getting jealous?

  • More aggressive
  • do things to make you angry for attention
  • question you about the thing that makes him/her jealous
  • act very spoiled


How can I help my child/ children with jealousy?

  • Get them more around other kids
  • Show them what SHARING is
  • Play and spend the same amount of time with all your kids
  • Let them have brother and sister time


What misbehaving really means

Misbehaving is a way a preschooler can express their feelings about things that are bothering them.