While challenges are inevitable, parents can assist their children in overcoming obstacles now and in the future by promoting self-efficacy. Effective techniques include helping children set realistic goals, encouraging hard, work, modeling behavior you wish to see in your child, and teaching strategies for emotional self-regulation.
"The Power of Self-Efficacy: Helping Your Child Believe in Themselves,"
Family Perspectives: Vol. 2
, Article 8.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/familyperspectives/vol2/iss1/8