Why Kids Lie & What Parents Can Do About It


Why Kids Lie and What Parents Can Do About It
by Beth Arky, as seen on Child Mind Institute

Call them fibs, whoppers or straight-up untruths: However you label them, kids are likely to lie somewhere along the way. While a younger child may conjure up an elaborate tale about how she couldn’t possibly have kicked a younger sibling, older kids may flat-out lie about doing their homework.

Sometimes the onset of lying is sudden and intense…more

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