About 20% of all babies born have temperament traits of a fussy or high need, or what we call a spirited child.
Spirited children share many of the characteristics you will find below. They require extra
I don’t want to use words too soon about a baby, other than, ‘Gee, they’re really telling us they have needs, and how can we meet those needs?’. –Linda Budd
Before your baby was born, you probably
Dr. Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, author of the book, Raising Your Spirited Child, first coined the term ‘spirited child’ over 20 years ago.
Being careful not to slap labels on kids (especially babies), she