Establishing Good Family Relationships Within the Home
How Are Your Family Relationships?
The relationships that you build between each family member will last forever. Why not make them good? Each family is faced with challenges that can destroy what used to be strong relationships, but this doesn’t mean they can’t be resolved. Good and healthy relationships are seen to produce many great benefits for each person living in the home. Children perform better in school and have better communication skills. They are taught these communication skills when there is a good relationship between the parents and their children. Families that don’t have this kind of relationship are more likely to have children involved in drinking, drugs, and smoking. A relationship between a child and his/her parents is vital to proper development. Children need the support, love, and help of a loving parent and depend on them for these things. A happy home is a home without contention and bad relationships.
Think about your family. Is there a lot of tension and arguing? If yes, the odds are that there are poor relationships that need and can be improved. Communication is the key to solving relationships. Learn to listen and how to talk without offending the other or making the situation worse. For example, if your child said something bad or offensive, do not immediately raise your voice and punish them. Allow your child the opportunity to express his/her feelings and reasons for why he/she behaved in such a way. This will help you as a parent to understand your child better and be able to help them with something they may be struggling with. Then in a polite manner, teach your child a lesson based on their situation. There are many ways that relationships can improve; it’s just a matter of time and effort. Just with a few easy changes, your family can consist of good, healthy relationships.
September 29th, 2014
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