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Parenting Tips You Should Know

Most parents in today's world are always so engrossed in their work or business that they tend to neglect their child needs. They forget to check up on how they are faring, all in their quest for getting money.

With this in mind I proceeded to writing an article on parenting Tips you should know as a parent.


1,. Get To Know Your Child.

It's always disheartening to see how much distance parents have with their child. They are so distant that their child are completely strangers to them. They believe in providing only the basic necessities for their child and nothing else which isn't supposed to be so. Because as a parent you are always supposed to be there for your child if they are going through any thing, but you wouldn't even know because you're never at home.

This is why most parents never know anything about their child until one day she comes home pregnant.


2,. Never Judge Them.

Another reason why most children are so distant from their parents is that they are afraid of getting judged by them. This normally happens when a parent judges their child for his/her opinions on matters.

When this happens, the child tends to bottle up their feelings or opinion on things which later leads to depression because they are not free to share what is on their mind. Therefore, never judge them, instead advise them.


3,. Don't Be Too Strict.

Some parents, believe fear from their children equals respect. This is not supposed to be so at all because what you are doing is simply painting yourself as a yourself as a monster and an insensitive being to them.

Discipline them when need be, but never be too strict with them. It makes you flexible wirh as you become closer to your child as well as gain respect from them too.


4,. Ask Questions.

Asking questions about your child is a great way to get them to open up on what's going on in their life. You get to know them better in the process and you would be surprised to know how much you've been missing on as you get to learn new things you never knew about them before. You don't need to go overboard, just ask simple questions.

So, these are all but not limited to the parenting Tips you should know as a parent. Depression is not a funny issue at all, therefore you as a parent need to know how and when to check up on their mental health.

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