PSY-355-O500 – Child and Adolescence Week 4 Positive Parenting Plan
Go to the Psychology Brain Based Media piece to read the case study of siblings. http://lc.gcumedia.com/psy362/brain-based-learning/v1.1/scenarios.html
Write a 500-750-word paper discussing various approaches to parenting based on the information provided in the scenario. Address the following in your paper:
- Discuss how a parent, using authoritative, authoritarian, and permissive parenting styles, would manage the behavior in the scenario.
- Discuss the effects of each parenting style on the child.
- Based on Piaget’s theory, create a parenting plan to educate parents to react appropriately to the scenario. Include the following in your parenting plan:
- Discuss which parenting style is most effective in the long-term.
- How can understanding the stages of child development improve a parent’s ability to interact with his/her child? Provides an example using one of Piaget’s stages.
Include at least two scholarly references, in addition to the textbook, in your paper.