No matter how confident you are in your parenting skills, there will probably come a time when you’ll wonder if you’re raising your children the right way.
The spotlight on parenting pressures on children has been heightened following news that a Primary 5 boy fell to his death in May this year after receiving less than satisfactory exam grades.
He is far from alone. Statistics on teen suicides today are alarming. According to the Samaritans of Singapore, 27 children aged between 10 and 19 killed themselves last year. Two years ago, it was 13.
Here, experts share their insights on how to raise happy, independent and resilient children: