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    Parenting and Mental Health

    Parenting and Mental Health Common parenting styles, behaviors, and traits that can lead to mental health and behavioral issues. *TRIGGER WARNING FOR ABUSE* Arielle Del Rosario7/17/2020 The influence of parents on their children is inarguable. A healthy parent-child relationship increases the likelihood of kids developing strong self-esteem and healthy coping mechanisms. Parents should protect their children against adversity while still establishing reasonable boundaries to help them succeed. Many parents, however, use harmful methods or set a toxic example for the child to follow, increasing their vulnerability to mental illness, and emotional/behavioral issues. Physical Abuse In the US, nearly 8 million children are reported to experience physical abuse, and it’s very likely there are more. Childhood abuse…

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    I’m So Angry, I’m Crying

    I’m So Angry, I’m Crying Why do I cry when I’m angry? Siyu Peng7/15/2020 Do you know the feeling when you’re in a heated argument with someone and your eyes begin to water? You do everything you can to keep the tears at bay because you can’t possibly cry in an argument, right? I know that feeling, too, and today we’re going to take a quick look into why some people feel the urge to cry when they’re angry. Before we begin, let’s talk about what’s so wrong with crying when you’re angry. You could pin it on the societal pressure, that crying would be a sign of weakness and by…