Do Your Kids Rule the Roost? 7 Strategies to Avoid Permissive Parenting
By Aha! Parenting.com on July 01, 2014
“Parents want their kids’ approval, a reversal of the past ideal of children striving for their parents’ approval." - Elizabeth Kolbert, in “Spoiled Rotten: Why Do Kids Rule the Roost?” in the New Yorker. "The model of parenting most of us grew up with was authoritarian parenting, which is based on fear. Some of us may have grown up with permissive parenting, which is also based on fear. . . .