When parents talk to kids at their level it tells kids they are valued. When children feel they are valued they are more likely to open up and discuss what is worrying them and their hopes and dreams. It will also allow you to help shape them and prepare them for the future. Improving communication in families is easier when families using the skill of Effective Communication.
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