Module 14 â€“ Advice for a Parent .pdf
Original filename: Module 14 â€“ Advice for a Parent.pdf
This PDF 1.3 document has been generated by Word / Mac OS X 10.12.6 Quartz PDFContext, and has been sent on pdf-archive.com on 15/05/2018 at 21:58, from IP address 186.9.x.x.
The current document download page has been viewed 143 times.
File size: 23 KB (2 pages).
Privacy: public file
Download original PDF file
Module 14 â€“ Advice for a Parent.pdf (PDF, 23 KB)
Share on social networks
Link to this file download page
Module 14 – Advice for a Parent/Guardian
If you could give your parent or guardian advice, especially after working through this book, what
would you tell them? Understanding that most parents try to make life easier or better for their
children, are there things that you wish they would change? Are there things you have said and
done that you would like to change or take back? Parents can be important people in your life,
but they are not perfect. Sometimes, if you approach them with honesty and caring, you can
reach a better relations ship with them.
Examples of Suggestions for Better Parenting that you might share:
Spend quality time together.
Communicate often. Daily discussions are important.
Never make promises you cannot keep.
Reliability is key to creating a positive relationship. (You can try to improve your reliability, too.)
Focus on (parent/child) similarities, rather than differences.
Identify similar (parent/child) strengths and weaknesses.
Let’s spend time working through the XZY workbook.
Never compare siblings or other family members.
Plan (family) time around your busy lifestyle.
Plan activities around mutual interests.
Surround me, your child, with positive influences.
Expose your child to cultural, motivational, and educational events – you can suggest some places
Get excited about education, grades, and school success. Let them know that their support is
important to you.
Work with your child to plan future goals. Your part is being open to listening to their suggestions –
even if you have other plans.
Maintain “parent” status with your child. That might be surprising to you as the child, but your mom
or dad doesn’t have to be your friend. In fact, sometimes they won’t be able to be your friend and
do the kinds of things required of parents – such as setting boundaries.
Remain in your child’s life after they leave home. You can help with this – call home regularly,
write letters and keep in touch.
Teach your child social boundaries, morals, and values. As the child, you can help set a good
After adulthood, never blame yourself for my actions. No matter what kind of parent you have,
you are not responsible for your mom or dad’s actions.
Link to this page
Use the permanent link to the download page to share your document on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or directly with a contact by e-Mail, Messenger, Whatsapp, Line..
Use the short link to share your document on Twitter or by text message (SMS)
Copy the following HTML code to share your document on a Website or Blog