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What are the 5 biggest things you think effect the lives of children.. FOR THE WORSE? adult content

I was reading several books on the subject of how to be a good parent.. I was seeing alot of conflicting information.. SO I DECIDED.. TO POLL THE AUDIANCE.. WHAT DO YOU THINK EFFECTS THE LIVES OF CHILDREN FOR THE WORSE??


Asked by MAKEMYDAY101 at 9:41 AM on Oct. 26, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Lack of love and affection.
    Abuse whether sexual, verbal, or physical.
    No diciplin.
    Parents choosing addiction, partners, or other outside factors over their children.
    General neglect in higiene, proper nutrician, and care.
    Bad environment outside of the home. Such as a gang infested neighborhood.
    No bounderies, rules, or limits.
    Excessive spoiling of a child.
    Poor Education whether due to the lack of attendence or the school itself.
    Parents, even if good natured, not being around for the child.
    A lack of one or more of the parents in the home.
    Bad influence from peers.

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 11:04 AM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • not providing unconditional love
    not supporting the ideas of a child
    not providing enough incentive to think on their own
    not providing the opportunity for them to enjoy and appreciate freedom
    not providing a stable environment where they can be free from all fear and now how to love

    Answer by jewjewbee at 9:46 AM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • Abuse, neglect, parents addicted to substances, no discipline, bad schools

    Answer by fireeyes81 at 9:53 AM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • abuse, no love from parents, no discipline, bad friends, bad living environment, no fun once in a while, no rules, bad schools, spoiling children,

    Answer by NewMom3-4-2011 at 10:10 AM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • Abuse
    violence/verbal or physical
    lack of love and support
    lack of discipline...a very important form of love
    lack of the importance of education

    Answer by salexander at 11:28 AM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • conditional acceptance by family (not unconditional love)
    neglect (not taking care of basic needs)
    abuse (physical, emotional, sexual)
    divorce (their parents splitting up)

    Answer by txdaniella at 12:07 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • 1. when people fill them with unnessacary fear ( over sheltering)

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 12:12 PM on Oct. 26, 2010

  • 2. when they are not encouraed and supported
    3. when they are forced to grow up too quickly
    4. when people are cruel to a child b/c of islike of the parent
    5. lack of consistant discipline

    6. ( I have to add this) When they grow up in an unsafe/ unhealthy environment ....dirty, messy, and unorganized

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 12:14 PM on Oct. 26, 2010