Dealing with their reluctance to get moving is just one of the challenges. Decided what is needed for the time you will be ‘away’ is always an added stress. Why is it that a simple trip to the park requires more packing than was needed for my honeymoon?
I’m truly amazed by the clients I meet who have moved their young children across the country (sometimes across the ocean) to a
, a new school and a new home. new city
Relocation is stressful for any adult so it’s no surprise that it's even harder for children. Moving means losing home, friends and all that is familiar to encounter the unknown. It is a loss, and children go through the grieving process before they can positively adapt to such a change.I can say from my personal experience, the negative effects of moving are temporary. Most children adjust fairly quickly and make new friends. I’ve also learned that the younger the child the easier that adjustment is.
As a mother and a former transferee, I’m proud of the measures my company takes to welcome the trailing spouse and children. The Temporary Housing we provide is the family’s first impression of the