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06 Aug 2007

3yr old son sees things
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I have no idea what to do anymore. my son started seeing "skapies" (which i can only translate to english as sheep) in his room. He sees them on the wall and under his bed. he has not slept in his room for two weeks. his father and i have obviously been pulling on the short en of this as we still have a baby who also sleeps in our room, and we have been ending up with both of them in bed for the night. He also saw them in the toilet and in a friends car, and is completely freaked out by it. he can show me sheep on a picture and he is not afraid of them, so i dont know if i am understanding him correctly, as he doesnt speak as well asother kids his age.but whatever he is seeing is scaring the living daylights out of him. We have tried: talking nice, begging, laying with him in the room, telling him there is nothing/telling him not to be afraid. I even bough glow in the dark stickers to make him want to be in his room.EVERYTHING!!! I am so tired at work, and i really need someones help. Should I get a priest to the house? His father doesnt believe in God, and I fear that because he doesnt believe, it wont work. My son also told me one morning that there is two small men in his room(also there is only two sheep) and i thought that he might be imagining things, so i told him to go and fetch the men. he casualy walked back into his room, and upon entering he said: oh no, they are gone now. Could this be a cry for attention, or is there really a sort of ghost/spook in my house? Please help me as this is affecting my relationship with my spouse allready.
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

I responded to this the other time you posted the question, in less full form. It could be attempts to get more attention --- has anything changed in his life and within your family that might make him feel he's getting less attention ? It this is what the tactic is meant to do, it's working, isn't it ? But then one needs to provide more attention to him when he is NOT seeing sheep or men, and to pay less attention to the sheep. I have never heard of any house being haunted by ghost sheep !
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