Understanding whenever your child is highly sensitive or an introvert can help parents get a better grip on the emotions of a child and how to get the best out of them whilst allowing them to remain true to who they are.
It's a fine line though between introverted and highly sensitive. it can be hard to see the wood from the trees.
I was asked to write a guest post on this topic for The Piri Piri Lexicon and what with it being a topic close to my heart I was delighted to oblige.
Head over to the Piri Piri Lexicon to read about the differences between introvert children and highly sensitive children. And then head back here.....
Is your highly sensitive child introvert or extrovert? Is your introvert highly sensitive? In what ways do you see it?