Read the article Parenting styles/children’s temperaments: The matchby Anita Gurian. Then, answer the following questions by writing at least one paragraph for each response.
- Explain the specific impact parenting styles have on two issues related to child development. Examples include: obesity, resiliency, social-deviance, self-esteem, school performance, cognitive flexibility, and emotional intelligence. Provide examples from at least one outside scholarly resource in addition to your textbook.
- Discuss the match or mismatch between parenting styles and their childâ€™s temperament.
- How can we as professionals help close this gap? What can you do in your professional role to mediate the conflict?