Qualities of a Good Parent
A parent who sires a child and is responsible for his/her upbringing is known as a parent. Parent also stands for the source of something. Parenting is, therefore, the procedures used in the promoting of good behavior, intellectual and physical growth of the child before the age of 18. It is not necessary that the parents of a child carry out the parenting duty. Children who lack parents live with their guardians who are responsible for their upbringing. The parenting role involve instilling discipline, encouragement, provision of the basic needs and giving education to the child so as to have a quality development of the body and the mind. Different parents have different parenting styles. The following are the important parenting tips.
As a parent, show love to your child. Loving a child is the good caring f a child. In order to show love and affection to a child, a parent should spend time with the child, play together, have meals together, make visits together and show some love signs to the child. A child will always feel well as a result of feel-good hormones produced due to showing affection to a child. Feel-good hormones cause a closer relationship of the child and the parents and emotional warmth.
Positive parenting is important in the quality upbringing of a child. Positive parenting is the giving of positive experiences to the child. Offering positive experiences to a child will enable them to also experience positive experiences which they will also offer to the next generation. Spending ample time with your child facilitate healthy child development.
Good parents are able to communicate with their children. A good parent is capable of listening, understanding and implementing what the child wants to be done. In order to understand the needs of the child, as a parent one is supposed to promote good communication with the child. perfect communication between the child and the parents bring about the healthy interaction of child’s body organs hence a good health.
Good parents are also good role models. A child will always copy his/her parents. Every parent should do what he/she want his/her child to do. A parent should also show the child on how to carry out different activities. Parents who have discipline and have positive attitude get children with these characteristics.
Good upbringing of the child should be accompanied by some rules. In every setting, for example, a country, rules are important in governing different activities. A parent should also have his/her own set of rules to be followed by the children. The child should do the right thing, at the right place and at the right time.
This guide is important in the healthy upbringing of the child.