Parenting Styles

Parenting styles have a significant impact on the development of young children. Although it is not the parenting style...Read More.



Majority of parents want nothing but the best for their children, but this can be difficult at times. Frustration, stress...Read More.


Tips for Success

Characterized by its responsiveness, clear and high expectations, supportiveness, and the value for...Read More.


Additional Links

Sometimes a little extra help is needed. It truly does take a village to raise a child so, here are some links with further...Read More.

Content References

Kopko, K. (2007). Parenting styles and adolescents. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University. Retrieved from

Miller, D. F. (2010). Positive Child Guidance (6th ed.). Belmont: Wadsworth- Cengage Learning.

Morelli, G., Quinn, N., Chaudhary, N., Vicedo, M., Rosabal-Coto, M., Keller, H., … Takada, A. (2018). Ethical Challenges of Parenting Interventions in Low- to Middle-Income Countries. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 49(1), 5–24.

Nyarko, K. (2011). The influence of authoritative parenting style on adolescents' academic. American Journal of Social and Managment Sciences, 2(3), 287-282. Retrieved March 27, 2018, from

Petrakis, S., & Barberis, P. (2013). Parenting : Challenges, Practices and Cultural Influences. Hauppauge, N.Y.: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Retrieved from

Santrock, J. W., MacKenzie-Rivers, A., Malcomson, T., & Leung, K. H. (2011). Life-Span Development (4th ed.). Toronto: McGraw-Hill.

Ward, M., & Belanger, M. (2011). The Family Dynamic: A Canadian Perspective (5th ed.). Toronto: Nelson Education Ltd.

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