How do you settle a sibling rivalry?

Answer We are in our 60's distance of 6 years has not helped because the older sister does not want get passed pass sensitivities by saying that her husband would like us to come socializing and older sis... Read More »

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How can you tell if the negative relationship between two siblings 9 years apart is the result of sibling rivalry or of the older sibling sexually physically and verbally abusing the younger sibling?

AnswerThere is no surefire way an outsider can tell what has occured between the siblings, outside of asking both of them what the problem is.Even if there has been abuse, both victim and perpatrat... Read More »

How to Avoid Sibling Rivalry?

Sibling rivalry occurs most commonly among adults, teenagers or even among children. However the extent and seriousness of this rivalry becomes more profound as we get older. As each brother or sis... Read More »

How to Minimize Sibling Rivalry?

Sibling rivalry is a cross-cultural, historical fact of life. While it's unlikely that you, as a parent, can stop it completely, there are things you can do to minimize tension between your children.

How to Stop Sibling Rivalry?

As children grow into their own personalities, it is inevitable that fighting with other children in the family will periodically break out. All children fight, but siblings fight more. Some famili... Read More »