How to Avoid Pitfalls of Overparenting
January 7, 2016•9 min
How do you know if you're overparenting?Society is full of blended families, with less than 50 percent of children now growing up with both biological parents in the same household.Making the transition to more family members and a partner that isn't their parent can seem easier said than done. More than likely your child is hurt, which can cause them to act out and you to overparent.Unfortunately, overparenting can backfire. How can you help blend your family while avoiding the pitfalls of overparenting?Listen in as George Glass, MD, shares why overparenting can backfire and some tips to avoid it.