Want to Build Your Child's Self-esteem? Here's What Parents Need to Focus On! by Paula Bendfeldt-Diaz

Parenting
6 years ago
Want to Build Your Child's Self-esteem? Here's What Parents Need to Focus On!

When kids do something wrong, it's difficult not to correct them. But when kids are constantly corrected, it can be tough on their self-esteem. To boost your children’s sense of self, focus on understanding and communication, not on error correction. 

Value what your children do, not how they do it. Focus on the positive things and teach them to build on their strengths. Guide them to learn new ways of doing things by using their abilities as a basis for improvement. Keep it positive so kids can blossom.

Ann Marie Patitucci
Thank you for this important reminder!

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