How do you praise a little kid?
Look for little changes and successes. Rather than waiting until your child has done something perfectly to give a compliment, try to praise any effort or improvement. Try to praise more than you criticise. As a guide, try to praise your child five times for every one time you say something negative.
Why are the first 3 years of a child’s life so important?
Recent research confirms that the first five years are particularly important for the development of the child’s brain, and the first three years are the most critical in shaping the child’s brain architecture. They have a direct impact on how children develop learning skills as well as social and emotional abilities.
How parents destroy their children’s self esteem?
Emotional abuse by parents – Enticing them to become angry, disrespecting them through downgrading words and actions, is emotional abuse. Inducing shame, fear, anger etc. will ruin your child’s self-esteem. When you play with the negative emotions of the child, you are engaging in emotional abuse.