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How can parents build their children's self-esteem?


Simply described, self-esteem is how we see ourselves. We have high self-esteem if we like the picture we have of ourselves. The home environment is the greatest single factor in developing children's self esteem. What steps can parents take to build their children's self-esteem?

 

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    Yvette Stupart PhD (Purpose Embraced) 3 years ago

    Thanks for your insightful comments lambservant . Yes, we should love our children unconditionally. We need to recognize that our children are different, and each one's unique ability should be celebrated.

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    Yvette Stupart PhD (Purpose Embraced) 3 years ago

    Thanks for you response, Martin-ddp. We really need to model self-confidence for her children to follow.

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    Yvette Stupart (Inspired Heart) 3 years ago

    Thanks for your response duffsmom. I agree, it is important to affirm and praise our kids in a timely manner.

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    Yvette Stupart PhD (Purpose Embraced) 3 years ago

    Some great tips; building character is extremely important. Tthanks for your response DDE.