This is a good read for you who have children at home or otherwise. Thanks Victor for the post..
DAD, YOU CAN’T DISOWN YOUR SON; SON NEITHER CAN YOU!
By Victor Uyanwanne
Some parents often use unkind words on their children, without caring much about the negative effects such words have on them. Researches have shown that yelling at children or speaking harshly to them negatively affects their self-esteem.
Apart from speaking unkind words and yelling at their children, some parents go as far issuing unnecessary threats too. For example, imagine a dad who lashed at his son in a very strong voice, “….I will disown you.”
That’s really unfair to the child! Forget whether the dad meant it or not, that’s not the issue here now. We know that many angry parents who threaten to disown their children never get to do so. But why use such a threat?
Truth be told, when a parent threatens to disown a child over some irregular behaviour, or for whatever…
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