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Positive parenting has at least two main components: The first is the way you behave toward your children and the second is how you encourage your children to behave toward themselves. In this article, you’ll learn about being a positive role model and helping kids believe in their own abilities to increase their levels of success and happiness.
This article focuses on how and why parents should be sensitive and responsive to their children. It is formatted to make it easy to read and gives good strategies on building bonds, being available, and meeting your children’s needs. In addition, the sidebar contains tips, links, and references that will help parents connect with their kids.
It’s good to read theory when it comes to positive parenting techniques, but sometimes it’s hard to picture how you would implement them in a concrete way. The author of this article takes parents through her day, illustrating how she is using each of the 12 positive parenting techniques she recommends for connecting with and encouraging kids.
If you are looking for some scientific evidence that positive parenting works and why, this is the article for you. You’ll learn about research findings and levels of intervention before delving deeply into how to not only achieve but also embrace positive parenting. This is a great resource to learn more about what it means to empower your children.