Child adolescent self esteem

Self esteem is how a child evaluates him or herself . Many children have a very negative thought process of themselves . If a child thinks poorly of themselves their behavior often will be poor . Addressing self esteem is vital in helping a child’s behavior challenges .

Children can learn healthy life skills and this will help them become more successful . Success will develop into more positive interactions with: teachers , peers , and family and this will help children enhance their self esteem which is a foundation that will be carried with them in all activities for life .

Parents can work on positive feedback for the small steps a child takes and focus on the good . Taking time to really listen and understand your child is important .

Articles are not to be taken as a substitute for professional advice or counseling.