Restorative parenting 101

You’ve probably heard about restorative justice, criminal justice that focuses on rehab through reconciliation with victims and the community. But what about restorative parenting? This proactive approach to parenting focuses on incorporating empathy, accountability, and making things right for everyone in the family.   Like all parenting approaches, the restorative parenting ethos isn’t everyone’s fit.…

The 4 different parenting styles

Parents all have their own unique approaches to parenting; but in general, they’re bound to use one of the 4 different parenting styles. What are these parenting styles and how do they differ from each other? Is one better than the other? Read on to find out!   Understanding the 4 different parenting styles 1.…

What in the world is Positive Parenting?

Even though it is a formalised parenting philosophy, Positive Parenting is actually a relatively new phenomenon. This philosophy draws its main values, insights, and theories from one of the latest newly accepted scientific branches of psychology, positive psychology. In this series of parenting topics, we’ll be uncovering a range of different parenting styles, starting with…