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How can I improve a parent-child relationship?

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
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In brief: So many ways

It would be helpful if you provided more specifics.
The age of the child is important as different suggestions for different ages. In general being honest, spending time with a child and being interested are great tools. Some children need tighter boundaries to improve the relationship. A great book is chapmans the five love languages and sequel 5 love languages of children.

In brief: So many ways

It would be helpful if you provided more specifics.
The age of the child is important as different suggestions for different ages. In general being honest, spending time with a child and being interested are great tools. Some children need tighter boundaries to improve the relationship. A great book is chapmans the five love languages and sequel 5 love languages of children.
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Dr. Robert GalatzerLevy
Pediatrics - Psychiatry

In brief: First talk

First talk with your child with a focus on giving and getting information --- you cannot solve a problem until you know what it is.
Don't argue, first just get it clear. Then think about and invite the youngster's serious input. Try things out for a while --- see if they work. If this doesn't work there are many family therapists as well as work shops for parents that can be enormously helpful.

In brief: First talk

First talk with your child with a focus on giving and getting information --- you cannot solve a problem until you know what it is.
Don't argue, first just get it clear. Then think about and invite the youngster's serious input. Try things out for a while --- see if they work. If this doesn't work there are many family therapists as well as work shops for parents that can be enormously helpful.
Dr. Robert GalatzerLevy
Dr. Robert GalatzerLevy
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