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1

What is the family systems perspective?

A family consists of interdependent parts. Series of bi-directional relationships.

2

What type of parenting lead to the best outcomes overall?

Authoritative.

3

What kind of kids does authoritative parenting work well with?

Children who are sensitive/fearful.

4

What kind of kids does authoritative parenting not work well with?

Children who are fearless/bold.

5

Is there evidence to suggest that corporal punishment is effective?

No.

6

What does corporal punishment increase the risks for? (3)

1. Antisocial behaviors. 2. Intimate partner violence. 3. Reduction in empathy and moral regulation.

7

What is the best way to discipline kids? (2)

1. Use proactive strategies. 2. Use induction.

8

What does using proactive strategies to discipline children mean? (2)

1. Teach children how to get along with other children. 2. Set clear expectations for good behaviors.

9

What does using induction to discipline children mean?

Providing reasons for doing/not doing a behavior.

10

Is a lower SES associated with greater rates of authoritarian parenting?

Yes.

11

What styles of parenting lead to lower grades?

Authoritarian and Permissive.

12

What style of parenting lead to higher grades?

Authoritative.

13

What are the two dimensions of parenting?

1. High vs. low warmth. 2. High vs. low control.