12 January 2015
4 Types of Parenting Styles
Learn How Each Parenting Style Impacts Children by Amy Morin
The type of discipline you use can have a dramatic effect on your child's development. Your discipline strategies can have a big impact on the type of relationship you have with your child. The various approaches to discipline can even influence a child's mood and temperament into adulthood.
Researchers have discovered four types of parenting styles. These different styles are dependent on what the parent feels the child needs from them. As a result, each parenting style uses a different approach to discipline.