Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

Remember the Acronym TIME

If your child tells you everything is fine but his or her behaviors suggest otherwise, here’s what you can do:

  • Remember the acronym TIME.
  • T stands for talk. Be available to have conversations with your child or to just listen.
  • I stands for instruction. Teach your child social skills or coping strategies to manage stress.
  • M stands for monitor. Keep an eye on what your child does and who your child is around.
  • E stands for encourage. Let your child know it’s okay to seek help or advice from you or another trusted adult, such as a family member or teacher.
Untitled 1


87% of your donation goes to save children Donate Now