When it comes to parenting, there are a lot of different styles one can use to raise children and prepare them for the real world.
Many years ago famed psychologist Diana Baumrind broke down three types of parenting that was heavily examined by educators, other psychologists and parents alike.
She came up with the authoritarian parent, who uses a my-way-or-the-highway type of parenting style. And the authoritative parent who's more willing to listen to their children’s wants instead of ignoring them.
There's also the permissive parent who just wants to make their kids happy at any financial or emotional cost.
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