What Exactly Is Meant By Overparenting?

Terms like over-parenting, intense parenting, and helicopter parenting are thrown around a lot these days, but it can be tough to articulate what the really mean.

The Abuse Of Overparenting

As parents, we all have that innate desire to protect and provide for our kids. Yet, at some point we must ask ourselves, are we doing too much for them? When do our actions cross the line from offering security and support to embarrassing them in...

How Overparenting Affects Your Child

Some parents just don't know when enough is enough and they actually end up becoming overly protecting and too involved in their children's lives. Here we will look at why over parenting is a negative thing and precisely what negative impacts it ...

Helicopter Parents And Overparenting: Truths And Traits

Helicopter parents earn this symbolically interesting title because they seem to 'hover' over their children in an effort of trying to control their lives in order to protect them from harm, disappointment, or mistakes. Not only are these parents ...

10 Signs You're Over Parenting

In an effort to control a world that is seemingly spinning faster than ever before, parents try to control the one thing they believe they can—their children. Here are 10 signs to check if you are overparenting.

Helicopter Parents Take Extreme Approach To Homework.

Parents who take the overparenting approach, known as helicopter parenting, are possibly hindering their child's development by becoming too heavily involved in homework. Let's look at one of the studies on overparenting

7 Ways To Stop Overparenting And Raise A Can-Do Kid

Let's look at seven reasons why it makes sense to raise a Can-Do Kid and what you can do to make this happen:

Overparenting: 5 Recovery Steps From A Former Stanford Dean

Now that the downsides of overparenting have been identified, how can parents move forward to help their kids think and act independently?

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