What type of parents do you have or are you gonna become in the future? Pretty interesting stuff I found from my lecture slides 😉

Parenting Style
Characteristics
Australian non-Indigenous Child
Authoritarian
expect unquestioned obedience, need to control child
Anxious, withdrawn, lack spontaneity and intellectual curiosity
Permissive
Warm, nurturing but provide few guidelines for child
immature; difficulty controlling impulses and acting independently
Authoritative
Sensitive to child’s maturity; firm, fair, reasonable
High positive mood, self-reliance, self-confidence, higher emotional and social skills
Uninvolved
Indifferent; just minimum effort to meet physical needs of child
Noncompliant and demanding
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