When Do You Become Guilty Of Child Abuse?

When Do You Become Guilty Of Child Abuse?(Written by Claire Scott) What is a good or bad parent? If you’re a parent and you’re looking at yourself in the mirror asking yourself this question, you will most likely have a hard time coming up with an answer. Are you really a good parent because you provide all of the things that your children want? Are you a bad parent because you scold your kids when they lie or come home a few minutes late? It can be difficult to judge yourself, and it is even more challenging to assess yourself to see if your parenting techniques are too lax or too harsh.

People have varied parenting styles, and it’s out of line to judge or criticize others’ parenting methods. But a line must be drawn, especially when a child is already getting abused.

Child abuse is a serious crime that parents, as well as other caregivers could be guilty of. Child abuse encompasses all aspects of a child’s life, including his physical and emotional well-being. [Read more...]

Top 5 Tips For Single Parents

Top 5 Tips For Single Parents(Written by Philip Broadhead) If you’re soon to become a single parent, you might be worried about being able to cope with your child on your own.

It’s understandable, as raising a child without assistance from your baby boy or girl’s father could come with all sorts of problems.

However, there are many single parents out there who manage to successfully raise a child or children without needing too much help. There are many reasons why they do this, and here are just a few which might be worth applying to yourself when you’re expecting: [Read more...]

Overlooked Single Parenting Positives

Overlooked Single Parenting Positives(Written by Elle Yi) One of the positive single parenting effects on children is that when they are raised by one parent their bond and relationship with that parent is generally much superior than it would have been otherwise.

There are numerous positive single parenting effects that are often overlooked. It is essential to concentrate on being the ideal parents possible and remembering all the good that is coming out of raising your child as a single parent.

Positive single parenting deals with how to have a parenting style while taking care of yourself and adjusting to a new way relating to family. Sometimes, a mom or dad can find themselves as the main or only person in the parenting role for their children because of divorce, a difficult relationship or other reasons.

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