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08 Aug 2007

stay home baby no introvert child
my 15 month old.
I have been asking if its a good idea to keep the child at home so that she gets all the attention, i did that and i took her to the developmental baby days its like a workshop, my baby was so shy she is used to playing alone when other children come to her she walks away, she only has confidence when i hold her but as soon as she is alone she would turn back, her nanny also took her there and was told by the nurses that she is the shyest among all children we need to take her to crech for development, she has all the toys and i do read to her, she is clever only at home but Y is this happening?
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childhood diseases
paediatrician

01 Jan 0001

I have no problems at all with keeping a child at home and you have certainly given your little girl plenty of quality time and love. It may be that her shyness is because she is not playing with or indeed meeting other children of her age and is to some extent being socially isolated. Take her to visit friends with children of her age and invite them around to visit you.
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