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January 2017

Sibling Rivalry…Is It Inevitable?

Sibling Rivalry…Is It Inevitable?

Sibling rivalry… it is one of the oldest forms of conflict; it is universal and it’s incredibly normal. The symptoms begin almost immediately as child number two is born and continues throughout childhood and often into teen years.  For those of you who were an only child or had the rare “perfect relationship with your siblings growing up”, sibling rivalry might be a new issue for you. Sibling rivalry can be defined as the jealousy, competition or fighting that… continue reading