Holiday Blues?

“The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.” ~Burton Hillis

The sentiment of this quote is beautiful and warm.  Except, in each unique family it may not always apply.  If you’ve adopted a child or sibling set and notice escalating behavioral challenges during the holidays ~ there may be a tangible explanation (such as the child being taken into protective custody near a holiday). It may also be caused by something that goes quite a lot deeper.

If challenges are overshadowing your holidays ~ please contact your social worker for support.  Our Chrysalis House Social Workers want your holidays to be merry and bright and are here to help!

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You may also find this resource helpful in understanding how previous traumas may be impacting your child’s holidays.

Please accept our Merry Holiday wishes ~ from the Chrysalis House Family to yours!