Summary: In this episode I talk about the 5 things that we all do that can actually hurt children's self-esteem. In this episode you will learn: How fostering independence improves self confidence and self-esteem. How sometimes letting your kids fall and not rescuing them is the best thing you can do. How to use praise to improve self-esteem. How to use structural criticism without crushing self-esteem. Related Articles: 5 Things Good Parents Do That Actually Hurts Self-Esteem Are you into giving back? If you are finding this podcast helpful, there is no better way to show your gratitude than to leave a review.