The Power of Being a Positive Role Model
Your teen is watching--and learning--from your behavior. Researchers find that much of the learning that occurs during development is acquired through observation and imitation. While teens do look to the media for role models, parents are still the most influential figures in their children’s lives. Each and every day, parents build a legacy for kids to inherit. Choose to be a parent who models family traits worth believing in and worth building upon. See the April Parents Use Your Power newsletter for Parenting Power Tips of Healthy Role Models.