4 Styles of Parenting to Know

Parenting is a whirlwind even months before the baby arrives. Sometimes in the midst of choosing nursery decor, car seats, and a pediatrician, thinking purposefully about parenting goals can get overlooked.

Permissive Parent

Authoritarian Parent

Uninvolved/Neglectful Parent

Authoritative Parent

These are the 4 main parenting styles. Parenting is hard no matter the dynamics. While no one category is going to define every parent, it is important to consider parenting goals and plan how best to meet them.

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Jennifer Powers is a mother, philanthropist, avid poker player, & blogger. http://jenniferpowers.me