19Middle Child: Will Do Anything For Attention
No one’s implying that any of your children will be neglected if you have more than three – that’s not the case at al. Plenty of parents have time for all their children. But the middle child might develop a complex about wanting to stand out between two siblings. They
aren’t the oldest of their siblings, nor are they the baby, so part of them will always want to feel more special, which could lead to them trying their hardest to get more attention.