Although the act of breastfeeding is not "illegal," women in various parts of the U.S. can be arrested for "public indecency" when breastfeeding their baby in public.
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Respect between two individuals, whether parent and child, student and teacher, etc., cannot be demanded nor legislated; it must be earned.
In talking about religion and other spiritual matters adults tend to assert the existence of God more strenuously, possibly raising doubts in children's minds as to the existence of an unseen deity.
Childcare providers should not be seen as mother substitutes.
Parents may find it difficult to put winning in perspective, and so criticise, pressurise, or push their children inappropriately in a bid to motivate them.
Children who lie even though they have promised to tell the truth have to contend with the negative implications associated with deception, as well as the added stress of breaking a promise.
A survey of parents and children suggests that some parents may not realize that their children know the location of and have handled household firearms.
Parents newly diagnosed with a life threatening illness need to be supported to think about how they will talk to their children.
Parents are more neglectful of unattractive children than they are of attractive children.
The study reports that parents may serve as reliable surrogates if a child is unable to complete HRQL assessments.
Parents are better at assessing their child's emotional states, while teachers are better at rating bad behaviors.
Parents and researchers must examine the effects of media use that has pervaded children's lives.
Over 80 percent of mature rated video games portrayed acts involving violence, blood, sex, profanity or substances not included in the games' content warning labels.
Mothers who focus on improving the emotional quality of their relationships with children may also be lessening their preoccupation with drugs.
Communication between parents and children is a basic foundation of successful parenting. Communication is the mechanism we use to teach children rules, values and how to become responsible adults.
Children will often know that a parent is lying and will not be reassured. Children are very perceptive and can often sense parents' anxiety.
Male birds will only stay at home if they think their parents are wealthy enough.
Parents can play an important role in managing their child's eating disorder.
Books offering advice to parents about teens are less likely to contain injury prevention messages than those that give advice on parenting smaller children.