Authoritative Parenting Approach To Child Development

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An understanding of child development is essential because it allows us to fully appreciate the cognitive, emotional, physical, social, and educational growth that children go through from birth and into early adulthood. Every child deserves to have a good life style towards the family. Children need full attention or support in order for them to meet their needs. A child must receive better learning and good development in a way that when the child grows it will not fall astray. In giving right learning and development to a child one must be a good parent towards the child. Parenting is a way to establish good relationship to the child in a way on putting limits to the child’s actions when in comes between knowing right and…show more content…
In this type of discipline gives different effect on the child’s development. The various approaches can even influence the child’s behaviour, emotions, thoughts and perception. Within this approaches it helps us understand on how we can take care of our children making them grow better. In making our children choose the right path, it is our responsibility to help them accomplish this goal. A good approach in becoming a good parent/guardian to the children is being an authoritative parent. Authoritative parenting helps the child become emotionally stable by providing them with care especially from the family. Authoritative parentings are those parents who set rules and regulations to be follow by the children, whoever they allow some exceptions to the given rules. Authoritative parents tend to use consequences instead of punishments. They also use more positive consequences to reinforce good behaviours and may be more willing to use reward systems and…show more content…
This type of parenting is called uninvolved parenting. Sometimes this is due to a parent’s mental health issues or substance abuse problems. They may also lack knowledge about parenting and child development. Uninvolved parents tend to have little knowledge of what their children are doing. Children may not receive any nurturing or guidance and they lack the much need parental attention. When parents are uninvolved, children tend to lack self esteem and they perform poorly academically. They also exhibit frequent behaviour problems and rank low in happiness. Conclusion Among the bundles of research in good parenting, child teaching or any related research on effective parenting towards child learning. Only 1 out of the 4 types of parenting is known to be effective in giving good learning capacity to the child. This is authoritative parenting that which the child receive great learning and can become emotionally stable. Authoritative parenting is the best parenting a child gets to the parents or guardian because it teaches them to know what is right and wrong and also it lets them decide the best path for

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