Kids have always struggled with being jealous of their friends'
and peers' possessions, but with a rough economy and high
unemployment rate, money is tighter than ever. What's a parent to
do when your child won't stop talking about the neighbor's new Wii
or their best friend's latest shopping spree?
Therapist Tovah Means, who works at Prairie Family Therapy, with
locations in Naperville and Chicago, has met many families dealing
with this problem. Here are her suggestions for parents dealing
with a visit from the green monster.
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