Qualities of a Good Parent
A parent who sires a child and is responsible for his/her upbringing is known as a parent. The source of anything is also known as a parent. The activities by a parent or guardian to promote good growth and development of the child is known as parenting. It is not necessary that the parents of a child carry out the parenting duty. Orphaned children in children’s home and orphanages are brought up by guardians. 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. These are crucial quality parenting skills.
Love is important in the upbringing of a 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. This prolactin and oxytocin result in a healthy relationship between the child and the parents and a quality sense of calm.
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. In order to promote good child development, a parent or a guardian is supposed to play, laugh, go out and indulge in important activities with the child.
A good parent communicate well with his/her child. A good parent or guardian should be able to listen to the child and respond to his/her demands. Every child should have a close relationship with the parents so that he will be able to forward his/her wants to the parents or guardians. Healthy communication skills also promote good coordination of the body parts hence a good living.
A good parent should have good modeling. A child will always copy his/her parents. A parent should set a good example for the child. 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.
A good parent should establish good rules. In every place, there are rules that must be followed. A parent should also have his/her own set of rules to be followed by the children. Children will be able to perform the right activities at the stipulated time.
This guide is important in the healthy upbringing of the child.