What Type of Parenting Style is Right?

(Written by Elle Yi) Parenting styles have a definite influence on kids. It’s the attribute of parenting formed by personality, history, culture and goals. Parenting styles are surely will deliver each and every various result towards the kid’s behavior and psychological development in future ages. Therefore, many parents could be aware for the question: what type is most suited to my family?

4 parenting styles were identified by Diana Blumberg Baumrind, a developmental psychologist such authoritarian, authoritative, permissive and uninvolved parenting. The parenting styles were constructed with two dimensions including “maternal sensitivity” and “maternal expectations” for child self-control. Three parenting styles are often mentioned as below.

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