When was the last time you hugged your teens?
Touch is the first form of communication. Babies who do not receive touch fail to thrive. Children, teens, and grownups that lack affectionate touch in their lives can develop all sorts of psychological and social issues.
Touch is MAGIC.
We receive love through touch more that through another sense.
Touch is the fastest, most effective way to connect with people.
Connection and human touch is as important as air and water.
It’s like a dog that is never patted it will eventually turn feral. We are exactly the same. To hug your teens is one of the most important parenting tips there is.