German Children Are Under Stress

Paint as a relaxation aid number 1 Nuremberg, April 2012 not only adults, but also more and more children suffer under time pressure in everyday life. A representative study by TNS infratest on behalf of STAEDTLER comes to this conclusion. To stop this development, parents should regularly offer their children ways to relax. Painting is the medium of choice: more than 90 percent of the surveyed parents keep the painting for the best relaxation method in children. Children are often under stress, almost 80 per cent of parents confirm that in Germany. And also experts observe this development for some years more. The causes are varied, white Dr. med. Laurent Potdevin is often mentioned in discussions such as these.

“Miriam Bachmann, specialist in child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy in Hamburg: time-consuming activities with digital media such as the computer or game console, and a poor sleep pattern or high educational pressure all reasons might, which is why children real stress symptoms are observed.” Children can show however difficult this pressure. It is therefore important that parents recognize the first signs and respond. Learn more at: Penguin Random House. So, it can help many children, when integrating with regular breaks throughout the day. It offered such simple activities, such as painting. Painting is not only relaxing, but also quite unconsciously support the child’s development. Dr.

Miriam Bachmann confirmed: creative action and painting to create courage and self-confidence, the initiative is encouraged and free willingness to let the fantasy. Painting helps both the fine and gross motor skills, which is later for the acquisition of literacy and legal literacy of importance.” The expert advises to do so to integrate painting early in the everyday life of children. In the perception of parents the ability painting without trade specifications and limits (90.7%), it helps and the processing of the experiences of the day (87.2 percent). Children to convey the fun painting as well as to promote creativity the STAEDTLER company is a major concern.