affection

Why You Can’t Force Children to Kiss

For young children, a kiss is a sign of affection. Normally, they kiss their parents, siblings or grandparents to express love. Therefore, this action can make them uncomfortable with a stranger. They might even refuse to do so. That’s why you…

6 Signs of Affective Deprivation in Children

Kisses, hugs, caresses, and advice are signs of affection that parents must show their children to prevent affective deprivation. Overall, showing affection to children contributes to healthy  psycho-social development. Children’s development depends almost entirely on the parents, or adults in charge. This…

5 Tips to Have a Loving Child

How many parents dream of those great big hugs they get from their kids? When they arrive home from work they’re so happy to have affectionate children. Having a loving child is very satisfying for a parent and it’s also…

Exchanging Sex for Affection, a Dangerous Trade

Have you ever exchanged sex for affection? At first, no one would dare to admit to this and the answer is always “no.” However, this belief is more than installed in our minds. I am sure that at some point you…