Helicopter Parenting (Pt 1) : How to Handicap Your Capable Kids

The dreaded helicopter parent... As a teacher and a millennial, I know to avoid them at all cost. While finishing up my Master’s in Marriage and Family Counseling, I keep finding research emphasizing the devastating, lasting impact of this type of parenting style on brain development, emotional stability, and spiritual growth of the child. Here I just thought hovering parents were annoying!  From the bottom of this teachers heart… please, please, please, PLEASE STOP HOVERING! 

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