Please forward this error screen to 172. It’s the foundation of a child’s well-being and the key to success as an adult. At all ages, how you feel about yourself affects how you act. The development of self-esteem of children of preschool age course about a time when you were feeling really good about yourself.
You probably found it much easier to get along with others and feel good about them. Try these tips and advice to help raise a confident child. He looks inside himself and is comfortable with the person he sees. He must think of this self as being someone who can make things happen and who is worthy of love. Parents are the main source of a child’s sense of self-worth.
Why is one person a delight to be with, while another always seems to drag you down? Because there is such a strong parallel between how your child feels about himself and how he acts, it is vital to discipline to raise a confident child. How do you imagine this baby feels? Ever had a special day when you got lots of strokes and showered with praise? You probably felt very appreciate and loved. The infant on the receiving end of this high-touch style of parenting develops self-worth. Responsiveness is the key to infant self-value.
Of course, you can’t always respond promptly or consistently. It’s the predominant pattern that counts. You will have days when you are short on patience. Babies pick out the prevailing parenting style and form impressions. As baby gets older it becomes important for him to learn how to deal with healthy frustration, as this will teach him to adjust to change.
The confidence-building aspects that result from attachment-parenting pay off especially with high-need babies. Because of these infants’ more intense demands, they are at higher risk of receiving negative responses. Because of responsive nurturing, the connected baby knows what to expect. On the other hand, the disconnected child is confused. If his needs are not met and his cues unanswered, he feels that signals are not worth giving. I’m at the mercy of others, and there’s nothing I can do to reach them. We emphasize the importance of early nurturing because during the first two years the baby’s brain is growing very fast.