Parenting Styles

Parenting StylesBy Brook Berg, Eau Claire County Family Living Educator

All parents use a mixture of parenting styles. Parents who combine love, limits, and respect with consistent, fair expectations have been shown to have the best outcomes for their kids. How can you parent with care, discipline, and respect?

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Read the fact sheet:


  1. Allen, Rose & Joan Sprain (2014). Parenting Styles. Retrieved from
  2. DeBord, Karen. (2005). Guiding Your Young Children. Retrieved from
  3. LeFebvre, Joan. (2004). What’s your parenting style? Retrieved from