Communication between parents and children is vital in building relationships in the family. Even though it looks simple, the well-established connection provides benefits for children’s development. One of them is to increase children’s confidence, make children feel happier, and help them build social relationships with others. Effective communication happens when children respond to your message precisely and positively. How to build good and effective communication with children?
1. Take your time
Although you can always contact your child on a cellphone, direct interaction is still essential. No matter how busy you are at work, take your time for a short chat with your child. At home, put away your cellphone! It makes the child feel appreciated.
2. Be a good listener
If the child is talking, listen well. Children will be happy when you listen to their stories. After the child finishes talking, you can ask questions related to the …