“My husband can’t help me get the kids ready for school every morning. He can’t even say good morning to them,” the video reads.
The heartwarming video has been making the rounds on social media, garnering multiple likes and happy comments from people.
How can parents’ efforts to bond with children affect health?
Several studies link neglectful, inattentive parenting behavior to poor cognitive development in children, anxiety problems, and even problems with academic performance. Alternatively, however, a parent’s efforts to bond with children could prove healthy for both
Why do parents need to develop a healthy bond with children?
The emotional bond between parent and child is a unique relationship that promotes the latter’s holistic growth into a responsible and empathetic individual with positive attitudes, traits, behavior and personality. Small efforts by a parent to talk to their children, spend time with them, play, and share life lessons through small incidents can help with the following:
- Encourage children to face difficult, stressful situations independently
- The ability to form positive relationships with everyone around them
- positive social behavior
- Cognitive and emotional development
- Better academic performance
How can parents build a healthy relationship with their children?
On the one hand, there is no one-size-fits-all rule here. But there are some universal tips that can help build a healthy diet
- To eat together
- talk to them
- Listen to them and try to empathize
- Express your love to them
- Give them attention
- Don’t discount their feelings
Disclaimer: The tips and suggestions mentioned in this article are for general informational purposes only and should not be construed as professional medical advice. Always consult your doctor or a nutritionist before beginning any fitness program or changing your diet.